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Blueberries and Walnuts Combine for Brain Health

Blueberries & Walnuts Partner to Give Brain Health Month a Boost at Retail   June is Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month,...
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Blueberries and Walnuts Combine for Brain Health

Water Infrastructure Bill Passes Senate

Senate Passes Critical Infrastructure Bill   Recently, Federico Barajas, Executive Director of the San Luis & Delta-Mendota Water Authority, issued...
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Water Infrastructure Bill Passes Senate

California Pear Crop Coming Soon

California Pear Growers Committed to Growing Flavorful Pears that Ripen Naturally   As the California pear industry gears up for...
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California Pear Crop Coming  Soon

Warning on Trespassers Gaining Pesticide Data

Urgent Advisory – Be on the Lookout for Trespassers During Pesticide Applications This is an urgent advisory to be on...
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Warning on Trespassers Gaining Pesticide Data

New Board of Directors Elected at Almond Board

Almond Board of California 2021 Election Results   The Almond Board of California (ABC) has released election results for the...
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New Board of Directors Elected at Almond Board

Food Safety Constantly Improves

LGMA Taking Steps to Improve Food Safety   By Tim Hammerich with the Ag Information Network The California Leafy Greens...
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Food Safety Constantly Improves

Register For The 2021 Citrus Webinars

2021 Citrus Webinar Series Coming Up The Citrus Research Board (CRB), in coordination with the University of California Statewide Integrated...
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Register For The 2021 Citrus Webinars

Microbe Power in Soils

CSUMB Professor Wins Award for Innovative Soil Research By Tim Hammerich with the Ag Information Network A professor at Cal...
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Microbe Power in Soils

Westlands Praises Gov. Newsom on Drought Declaration

Westlands Water District Applauds Governor Newsom’s Drought Declaration, Investment in Water Infrastructure Repairs Urges Collaborative Approach to Mitigate Drought Impacts...
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Westlands Praises Gov. Newsom on Drought Declaration

Get Vaccinated to Have More Freedom

CDPH Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated Individuals This week, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) updated its recommendations for individuals...
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Get Vaccinated to Have More Freedom

Winegrape Crush Waste Studied

Upcycling Winegrape Waste   By Tim Hammerich with the Ag Information Network  Somewhere in the neighborhood of ⅓ of the...
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Winegrape Crush Waste Studied

Help Is Needed to Support Exporters

Western Growers, Industry Allies  Urge Federal Action on Export Crisis at West Coast Ports By Tracey Chow  Government Affairs Specialist,...
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Help Is Needed to Support Exporters

California Ag Policy Update

CA Ag Day Event Highlights Concerns in State By Tim Hammerich, with the Ag Information Network Here are a few...
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California Ag Policy Update

Water Projects Proposed To Help Farmers

Potential Funding to Accelerate Water Projects By Tim Hammerich, with the Ag Information Network  With more California farmers facing significant...
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Water Projects Proposed To Help Farmers

Prop 12 Problems

Prop 12 a 'Tough Situation' for the Pork Industry By Tim Hammerich with the Ag Information Network Proposition 12 was...
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Prop 12 Problems

This Growing Season Could Be Similar to 2015

Low Water Allocations Remind Growers of 2015   By Tim Hammerich with the Ag Information Network The year 2015 is...
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This Growing Season Could Be Similar to 2015

Potato Imports Can Enter Mexico

U.S. Potato Industry Celebrates Mexico’s Supreme Court Decision Overturning Decades-long Ban on Fresh U.S. Potato Imports By Russell  Nemetz with...
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Potato Imports Can Enter Mexico

New Legislation Could restore Canal Capacity

Potential Funding to Accelerate Water Projects By Tim Hammerich with the Ag Information Network With more California farmers facing significant...
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New Legislation Could restore Canal Capacity

United Fresh Outlines New Gathering Program

United Fresh to Launch Remagine Connections with Regional In-Person Gathering and Online Content With California’s continued limitation on conventions and...
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United Fresh Outlines New Gathering Program

Organic Alfalfa Cost Study Available

Organic Alfalfa Hay Cost Study Released By Pam Kan-Rice, UCANR Assistant Director, News and Information Outreach   A new study...
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Organic Alfalfa Cost Study Available

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United Fresh Outlines New Gathering Program
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United Fresh Outlines New Gathering Program

United Fresh to Launch Remagine Connections with Regional In-Person Gathering and Online Content With California’s continued limitation on conventions and...
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Organic Alfalfa Cost Study Available
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Organic Alfalfa Cost Study Available

Organic Alfalfa Hay Cost Study Released By Pam Kan-Rice, UCANR Assistant Director, News and Information Outreach   A new study...
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Cattle Ranchers Protect Coastal Landscape
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Cattle Ranchers Protect Coastal Landscape

Cattle and Seashores Coexist By Tim Hammerich with the Ag Information Network  When scientists found levels of bacteria from cattle...
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DPR Releases Pesticide Reports
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DPR Releases Pesticide Reports

State Monitoring Confirms Low or No Pesticide Residues in Most Fruits and Vegetables A newly released Department of Pesticide Regulation...
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AB 2114 To Help Cattle Ranchers
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AB 2114 To Help Cattle Ranchers

Bill to Help Meat Processing Options By Tim Hammerich, with the Ag Information Network Back in 2018, Assembly Bill 2114...
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Preharvest Testing Can Prevent Food Born Illneses
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Preharvest Testing Can Prevent Food Born Illneses

California LGMA Endorses Pre-Harvest Testing to Reduce Outbreaks   Recently, the California Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement (LGMA) Board endorsed new...
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Almond Acreage Continues to Increase
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Almond Acreage Continues to Increase

California Almond Acreage Increases in 2020   The Almond Board of California (ABC) is releasing two California almond industry acreage...
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Bill Introduced to Repair Central Valley Canals
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Bill Introduced to Repair Central Valley Canals

Costa, Feinstein Introduce Bill to Restore San Joaquin Valley Canals Congressman Jim Costa (CA-16) and Senator Dianne Feinstein, along with...
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Republicans Unhappy with Gov. Newsom on Drought Designations
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Republicans Unhappy with Gov. Newsom on Drought Designations

California Republicans Issue Statement on Governor Newsom’s Inadequate Drought Emergency Announcement   Today, Congressman David G. Valadao along with House...
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