All About Crops

Hybrid Peppers on the Rise

November 20, 2018

Seminis Brings Extensive Experience By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor Before 2001, there were

Citrus Research

Citrus Research Meeting Focuses on Moving Plant Material

November 15, 2018

Industry Discusses Strategies in Fighting  Huanglongbing Disease By Jessica Theisman,


No End in Sight for Stopping Huanglongbing Disease

November 14, 2018

Millions Spent to Fight Huanglongbing, with No Cure By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate Editor The

George Soares

George Soares on How DPR Sees Cannabis

November 1, 2018

Soares: DPR Interpretation of Cannabis is Wrong By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor George

sweet potatoes

Labor Challenges in Sweet Potatoes

October 31, 2018

Challenges Are High Demand for Innovation By Mikenzi Meyers Associate Editor Harvest for sweet

California Sweet Potatoes are One of A Kind

October 24, 2018

California Sweet Potatoes Grow in Well-Drained Soil By Jessica Theisman, Associate

almond board

Almond Export Diversification Helps During Tariff War

October 23, 2018

Overseas Markets are Vast for Almond Industry By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor Diversification is a

2018 Raisin Price Still in Limbo

October 12, 2018

Discussions Continue Over Raisin Price News Release Edited by Patrick Cavanaugh The Board of


California Walnuts Face Threatening Tariffs

October 11, 2018

Big Challenges For the Walnut Industry By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate Editor It takes one glance at

2018 Cotton Crop Proceeding Well

October 3, 2018

Late Season Pests Can Be a Challenge By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor The 2018 cotton harvest will be


Farmers Launch New Health Advertising Campaign for Grapes

October 1, 2018

Ad Series Highlights Links Between Grapes and Healthy Heart, Brain, and Colon News Release Edited

$102.7 Million Available to Help Expand Specialty Crops

September 21, 2018

USDA Funding Program to Help Support Local Projects News Release Edited By Patrick


2017 Tulare County Crop Report Tops $7 Billion

September 18, 2018

Tulare Crop Report Shows 10 Percent Growth in Single Year By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor Big

produce safety

Food Bloggers, Dietitians Learn More About Produce Safety in Salinas

September 6, 2018

"Facts Not Fear" Educates Participants on Vegetable Production News Release Edited By Patrick

alliance for food and farming

Study Forecasts Cost of Regulations on California Citrus Industry

August 22, 2018

Citrus Research Board Explains Cost Impacts on Growers News Release From California Citrus

2017 Fresno County Crop Report Totals $7 Billion

August 21, 2018

Fresno County's Ag Value Increases Significantly in 2017 Crop and Livestock Report   The

spotted wilt virus

Spotted Wilt Virus Light This Season on Tomatoes

August 15, 2018

Thrips Widespread But Yields are High By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor Spotted wilt virus on tomatoes

Irrigation Improvement Continuum Part of Almond Board’s CASP

August 10, 2018

California Almond Sustainability Program Offers Big Help to Growers By Patrick Cavanaugh,

Navel Orangeworm

Navel Orangeworm Pressure Could Be Increasing in Almonds

August 7, 2018

Lack of Good Sanitation Leads to High Navel Orangeworm Numbers By Jessica Theisman, Associate

Dried Plums Prunes

Dried Plums or Prunes? Name Debate Continues.

August 6, 2018

Important Research Continues on Dried Plums By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor Gary Obenauf