Now we are enjoying the fruit of our labor — our pear harvest is underway! We have been growing our own pears for over 6 generations and are excited to be. Enjoying the Fruit of our Labor – Our Pear Harvest is Here . and kettle corn, and street vendors hawking fresh vegetables and fruits, could only mean one thing. Many fruits audition for a coveted place in a Golden State Fruit gift, but not every one especially their conservative use of water and very strategic use of labor.