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California Dairy Innovation Center Offers Opportunities For Cheese Education

2022 Dairy Short Course Programs and Conference Schedule Released By California Milk Advisory Board The California Dairy Innovation Center announced...
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California Dairy Innovation Center Offers Opportunities For Cheese Education

Pest Variability Poorly Understood

UC Davis Ecologist Daniel Paredes: Understanding Pest Variability Key to Managing Pest Outbreaks Newly published research led by UC Davis ecologist Daniel...
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Pest Variability Poorly Understood

Community Members Invited to Support Favorite UC ANR Programs May 19-20

By Pam Kan-Rice, UCANR California farmers can grow crops with less water. Gardeners can control pests with safer methods. Community...
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Community Members Invited to Support Favorite UC ANR Programs May 19-20

Calgren Diary Fuels Recognized for Sustainability in Industry

California Milk Advisory Board, California Dairy Research Foundation and California Dairy Quality Assurance Program Present 2nd California Dairy Sustainability Partnership...
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Calgren Diary Fuels Recognized  for Sustainability in Industry

Hoobler, Machado Join Farm Land Trust Board

Bill Hoobler and Mike Machado Appointed to California Farmland Trust’s Board of Directors California Farmland Trust is proud to introduce...
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Hoobler, Machado  Join Farm Land Trust Board

Almond Acreage Increases in 2022 but Pace of Growth Slows

Bearing almond orchards at harvest will cover 1.338 million acres across California, an increase of 29,000 acres   By Almond...
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Almond Acreage Increases in 2022 but Pace of Growth Slows

Port Delays Worsen as Harvest of New Crops Approaches

By Ching Lee,  AgAlert As ongoing port congestion and persistent shipping obstacles continue to block movement of California agricultural goods,...
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Port Delays Worsen as Harvest of New Crops Approaches

Westlands Water District awarded $7.6 Million Grant by the California Department of Water Resources

Grant Funds Will Help Create Drought Resilience, Increase Investment In Recharge Projects, and Drive Regional Groundwater Sustainability  Today the California...
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Westlands Water District awarded $7.6 Million Grant by the California Department of Water Resources

Fresno County Farm Bureau Recognizes Journalists

FCFB Celebrates Agricultural Champions and Journalistic Excellence After a two-year hiatus, Fresno County Farm Bureau held its third annual "Bounty...
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Fresno County Farm Bureau Recognizes Journalists

New UCANR Extension Specialist Coming

UC ANR to recruit 16 new UC Cooperative Extension Specialists   By Pam Kan-Rice, UCANR Assistant Director, News and Information...
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New UCANR Extension Specialist Coming

Giulia Marino, Mae Culumber Named Presidential Chairs for Tree Nuts

UC ANR names Marino, Culumber Presidential Chairs for Tree Nuts   By Pan Kan-Rice, UCANR Assistant Director, News and Information...
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Giulia Marino, Mae Culumber Named Presidential Chairs for Tree Nuts

Almond Board of California 2022 Elections Underway

Voting Began April 21 Voting began recently to select two independent grower positions and one independent handler position on the...
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Almond Board of California 2022 Elections Underway

Water Measurement and Reporting Courses Offered by UCCE May 26

By Pam Kan-Rice, UCANR California water-rights holders are required by state law to measure and report the water they divert...
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Water Measurement and Reporting Courses Offered by UCCE May 26

The Time is Now to Abolish The California ALRB

OP-ED SB 1409 Would Shut Down the Failed ALRB By Jesse Rojas Former President Ronald Reagan said, “No government ever...
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The Time is Now to Abolish The California ALRB

Today’s World is Full of Uncertainties. Your Food Supply Shouldn’t be One of Them

By Mike Wade, California Farm Water Coalition The war in Ukraine and all the global unrest it is causing has...
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Today’s World is Full of Uncertainties. Your Food Supply Shouldn’t be One of Them

Poultry Owners Urged to Protect Birds From Avian Influenza Virus

Protecting Flocks is Critical By Pam Kan-Rice. UCANR Assistant Director, News and Information Outreach A strain of highly pathogenic avian...
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Poultry Owners Urged to Protect Birds From Avian Influenza Virus

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order in Response to Western Drought

By Kahn, Soares & Conway, LLP As California endures the driest first three months of a year in the state’s...
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Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order in Response to Western Drought

Humiston Touts USDA Climate-Smart Programs Before House Agriculture Committee

Testimony highlights UC ANR’s role in advancing prosperity, sustainability and climate resilience By Pam Kan-Rice, UCANR Glenda Humiston, Ph.D., University...
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Humiston Touts USDA Climate-Smart Programs Before House Agriculture Committee

New Report Finds Over 35,000 Local Jobs Rely on Westlands Water District Agricultural Production

Water Restrictions Have Wide Reaching, Negative Impacts on Farms, Local Communities, and the Nation By Westlands Water District A new...
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New Report Finds Over 35,000 Local Jobs Rely on Westlands Water District Agricultural Production

Quality Walnuts Are Grown in California

California Walnut Growers Produce Higher Quality Products By Patrick Cavanaugh, with the Ag Information Network Walnuts are grown in many...
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Quality Walnuts Are Grown in California

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New Report Finds Over 35,000 Local Jobs Rely on Westlands Water District Agricultural Production
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New Report Finds Over 35,000 Local Jobs Rely on Westlands Water District Agricultural Production

Water Restrictions Have Wide Reaching, Negative Impacts on Farms, Local Communities, and the Nation By Westlands Water District A new...
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Quality Walnuts Are Grown in California
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Quality Walnuts Are Grown in California

California Walnut Growers Produce Higher Quality Products By Patrick Cavanaugh, with the Ag Information Network Walnuts are grown in many...
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The Story of Rising Fertilizer Prices
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The Story of Rising Fertilizer Prices

High fertilizer prices in the past year have increased costs for farmers, but for some crops more than others. Multiple...
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Congressman Valadao Secures Funding to Improve Central Valley Communities in Annual Government Funding Bill
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Congressman Valadao Secures Funding to Improve Central Valley Communities in Annual Government Funding Bill

On Wednesday, March 9, Congressman David G. Valadao voted in support of the Fiscal Year 2022 Appropriations Package. H.R. 2471...
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Pistachio Growers Unite at Industry Annual Conference
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Pistachio Growers Unite at Industry Annual Conference

Record numbers in attendance as growers assess future challenges and opportunities By American Pistachio Growers The next five years for...
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Grape Experts Give Workshops on Drought Preparedness, Red Blotch
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Grape Experts Give Workshops on Drought Preparedness, Red Blotch

By UCANR Grapevine Drought Preparedness Workshop Grape growers and other industry members interested in grape production and water management in...
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Westlands Water District Statement on Initial CVP Water Allocation
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Westlands Water District Statement on Initial CVP Water Allocation

Today the Bureau of Reclamation announced an initial allocation of 0% for Westlands Water District and other south-of-Delta Central Valley...
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Congressman Valadao Statement on Bureau of Reclamation’s Central Valley Project Initial 2022 Water Allocation
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Congressman Valadao Statement on Bureau of Reclamation’s Central Valley Project Initial 2022 Water Allocation

Today, Congressman David G. Valadao released the following statement in response to the Bureau of Reclamation’s (Reclamation) initial 2022 water...
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Almond Board of California Announces 2022 Elections
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Almond Board of California Announces 2022 Elections

By Almond Board of California Elections for the Almond Board of California (ABC) Board of Directors have kicked off for...
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