Nick Ferrari was raised in San Joaquin County on his family’s walnut farm in Linden. After graduating with his bachelor’s degree in finance from Santa Clara University, Nick returned to join the family business. Together, Nick, his father and his brother grow, harvest, hull and dehydrate walnuts, as well as grow their own trees in a nursery. Nick has been an active member of San Joaquin County Young Farmers and Ranchers and is the current treasurer. He also serves on the board of directors of the San Joaquin Farm Bureau Federation.