Swank Farms moves to new location, John Wynn buys San Felipe Road property
posted on Thu, 04/27/2017 - 11:20am by John Chadwell , Reporting for BenitoLink Developer and owner of Ridgemark Golf & Country Club buys property near airport, as Swank Farms moves operation to new location near Highway 156 On the family ranch, Dick Swank, left, along with Bonnie and Chef David Baron, who is opening the Saltwood Restaurant in Marina. Photo by John Chadwell Land where Swank Farms operated for 40 years alongside San Felipe Road. Google Earth photo Approximate location of new Swank Farms development alongside Hwy. 156. Google Earth photo. There was an enticing rumor circulating around San Benito County in February that Google was about to buy Swank Farms. Bonnie Swank heard that rumor…
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