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Megan Fairchild Anderson, AgriBank director of communications

Farm Credit Centennial Celebration

Nominate an Ag Leader for Farm Credit Centennial Celebration By Charmayne Hefley, Associate Read More
Ryan Jacobsen, executive director, Fresno County Farm Bureau

Renaissance in Agriculture

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James Otto, a senior risk specialist with the USDA Risk Management Agency at the Davis Regional Office

Pistachio Crop Insurance Due Dec. 31

Pistachio Crop Insurance Recommended for 2016 Upcoming Deadline is Dec.31 By Patrick Cavanaugh, Read More

Thanks to California Ag!

Thanks to California Ag for Thanksgiving! By Patrick Cavanaugh, Deputy Editor   As Read More
Mark Rosegrant, director, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Environmental and Production Technology Division

IFPRI Tackles More Food with Less Water

IFPRI Tackles More Food with Less Water By Patrick Cavanaugh, Deputy Editor Feeding a Read More
Harold McClarty and Mike Jensen, cofounders of HMC Farms

"The Other Drought"

“The Other Drought” in America's #1 Agricultural State By Charmayne Hefley, Associate Read More
Prather Ranch

Prather Ranch Receives 2015 California Leopold

Prather Ranch Named 2015 California Leopold Conservation Award® Recipient   SACRAMENTO, Read More
Maurice Pitesky UC Extension population health & reproduction assistant specialist

Avian Influenza Mapping Plan to Prevent CA

High Pathogenic Avian Influenza Mapping Plan (HPAI) to Prevent Outbreaks in California By Patrick Read More
Wayne Zipser, executive director of the Stanislaus County Farm Bureau

Bridging the Farm-City Gap

Stanislaus Outreach Bridges Farm-City Gap   By Patrick Cavanaugh, Deputy Editor Wayne Read More
Uri Shani, professor, Hebrew University

Drought Lessons from Israel

Drought Lessons from Israel  Part 1 By Patrick Cavanaugh, Deputy Editor Six years ago, Israel Read More
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Trade Agreement Big for State

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Van Groningen & Sons Adopts Solar

Van Groningen & Sons Becomes Early Adopter of Solar Meter Aggregation Family owned and Read More
Rob Vandenhueval

Vandenheuvel Justifies FMMO in CA

Vandenheuvel Justifies FMMO in California By Charmayne Hefley, Associate Editor This Federal Read More
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Calif. Profs Win Irrigation E3 Leader Awards

Irrigation E3 Leader Awards Go to Two California Faculty The Irrigation Foundation has named 15 Read More
Claude James

Subsurface Drip Efficiency

Subsurface Drip Efficiency in Pomegranates By Charmayne Hefley, Associate Editor Subsurface Read More
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Fresno Ag Awards

Joe Del Bosque and Earl Hall Receive Ag Awards in Fresno By Charmayne Hefley, Associate Read More
Larry Bettiga, UC Cooperative Extension, viticulture farm advisor

Winegrape Rootstock Trials

Winegrape Rootstock Trials for Pest Resistance and Vine Productivity By Patrick Cavanaugh, Deputy Read More
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Health Benefits of Pomegranates

Dong Wang on Health Benefits of Pomegranates By Charmayne Hefley, Associate Editor   As Read More
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CEO Council on Sustainability and Innovation

Agribusiness CEOs and Bipartisan Policy Center Launch CEO Council on Sustainability and Read More
David Doll, UC Cooperative Extension farm advisor, Merced County

Replanting Trees as Harvest Ends

David Doll on Replanting Trees By Laurie Greene, Editor As harvest comes to a close for many Read More



California Ag Today met up with Aubrey Bettencourt, executive director of the California Water Alliance, and learned about a new ballot initiative that the CWA has sponsored and is working on getting on the ballot for the 2016 election. The Water Priorities Constitutional Amendment and Bond Act seeks to increase water storage for all uses. To learn more visit: CAWater4All.com. Video filmed by Patrick Cavanaugh and edited by Charmayne Hefley.