Category Archives: Specialty Crops

First the Feds, Now The State Plans More Water Diversions From Farms

More Planned Water Diversions From Farms to Fish-Not Just by Federal, but Also State Officials By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News Director   …

Food Tank’s Farm Tank Summit in Sacramento Reveals Knowledge Gap

Food Tank’s 1st Annual Farm Tank Summit in Sacramento Reveals Gap in Agricultural Knowledge Good Starting Point for Constructive Conversation By Patrick Cavanaugh, …

CULTIVATING COMMON GROUND: Water Use Efficiency Grants

Water Use Efficiency Grants: Beneficial or Double Jeopardy for California Farming? Or both?   By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News Director …

Eighteen New California Farm Academy Graduates!

Eighteen New Farmers Graduate from California Farm Academy   By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News Director   The California Farm Academy, …

Julie Borlaug Honors her Famous Grandfather

Julie Borlaug Honors her Famous Grandfather, Norman Borlaug, in Advancing Science in Agriculture   Editor’s Note: Julie Borlaug spoke recently …

BREAKING NEWS: Historic Monterey County Farmworker Safety Initiative

BREAKING NEWS Ag Commissioner & Farmworker Advisory Committee Announce Historic Pesticide Initiative for Farmworker Safety   Monterey County Agricultural Commissioner, Eric …