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Since 1993, Farming Has Suffered in Central Valley
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Since 1993, Farming Has Suffered in Central Valley

Mario Santoyo: Good Years are Gone Mario Santoyo served as Assistant Manager for 30 years on their Friant Water user's...
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California Dairy Research Foundation Awarded $85 Million from USDA for Partnerships for Climate-Smart Commodities Project
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California Dairy Research Foundation Awarded $85 Million from USDA for Partnerships for Climate-Smart Commodities Project

By Jennifer Giambroni, California Milk Advisory Board Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture is investing...
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World Agricultural Robotics Expo to Launch Oct. 18 in Fresno
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World Agricultural Robotics Expo to Launch Oct. 18 in Fresno

Robots to ease labor shortage, climate concerns By Pam Kan-Rice, UCANR Drought, climate change and labor scarcity are driving farmers...
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San Joaquin Valley Farm and Food Project Awarded $16 Million in Federal Funds
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San Joaquin Valley Farm and Food Project Awarded $16 Million in Federal Funds

By Pam Kan-Rice, UCANR Local food marketing, business and market support for small-scale farmers and food producers, new agricultural products...
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Franzia Credits SJV Wine Growers
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Franzia Credits SJV Wine Growers

Longtime California vintner Fred Franzia, the co-founder of Bronco Wine Co. best-known for his Charles Shaw brand, aka "Two Buck...
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Wildfire Poses Greater Threat to Cannabis Than Other California Crops
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Wildfire Poses Greater Threat to Cannabis Than Other California Crops

By Pam Kan-Rice, UCANR Wildfires are an increasing threat to people’s lives, property and livelihoods, especially in rural California communities....
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CDFA Accepting Grant Applications For Pollinator Habitat Program
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CDFA Accepting Grant Applications For Pollinator Habitat Program

By CDFA The California Department of Food and Agriculture is now accepting grant applications for the Pollinator Habitat Program administered...
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Electric Tractors Reduce Carbon Emissions at UC ANR Research and Extension Centers
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Electric Tractors Reduce Carbon Emissions at UC ANR Research and Extension Centers

Zero-emission tractors perform many tasks of diesel tractors, without noise or exhaust By Pam Kan-Rice, UCANR The University of California,...
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Western Agricultural Coalition Warns of Rural Economic Upheaval Without Effective Deployment of Drought Response Funding
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Western Agricultural Coalition Warns of Rural Economic Upheaval Without Effective Deployment of Drought Response Funding

Seven organizations offer the federal government immediate assistance in implementing the $4 billion set aside in the Inflation Reduction Act...
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UC Study Breaks Down Costs of Growing Organic Strawberries
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UC Study Breaks Down Costs of Growing Organic Strawberries

By Pam Kan-Rice, UCANR Thinking about commercially growing organic strawberries on the Central Coast? To help prospective and current growers...
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Mexican Fruit Fly Quarantine in Portion of San Diego County
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Mexican Fruit Fly Quarantine in Portion of San Diego County

By CDFA A portion of San Diego County has been placed under quarantine for the Mexican fruit fly following the...
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Less Water, More Watermelon: Grafting Can Help Growers Yield More
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Less Water, More Watermelon: Grafting Can Help Growers Yield More

UC Cooperative Extension advisor tests ancient technique, new to California melons By Mike Hsu, UC ANR As growers across California...
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Henderson Confirmed as DPR Director
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Henderson Confirmed as DPR Director

California’s new Department of Pesticide Regulation leader will focus on transitioning to safer, more sustainable ways to manage pests The...
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FDA 2020 Residue Monitoring Report Results
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FDA 2020 Residue Monitoring Report Results

Consumers Can Choose Organic and Conventional Produce With Confidence The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released its Pesticide...
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Ag Organizations Praise Newsom’s Water Supply Strategy
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Ag Organizations Praise Newsom’s Water Supply Strategy

Western Growers Praises Gov. Newsom's Bold Water Supply Strategy for California In response to Gov. Gavin Newsom's Water Supply Strategy...
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