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New Legislation Could restore Canal Capacity

May 6, 2021

Potential Funding to Accelerate Water Projects By Tim Hammerich with the Ag Information

United Fresh Outlines New Gathering Program

May 4, 2021

United Fresh to Launch Remagine Connections with Regional In-Person Gathering and Online

Cattle Ranchers Protect Coastal Landscape

April 29, 2021

Cattle and Seashores Coexist By Tim Hammerich with the Ag Information Network  When scientists

Fruits and Vegetables

DPR Releases Pesticide Reports

April 29, 2021

State Monitoring Confirms Low or No Pesticide Residues in Most Fruits and Vegetables A newly

Preharvest Testing Can Prevent Food Born Illneses

April 23, 2021

California LGMA Endorses Pre-Harvest Testing to Reduce Outbreaks   Recently, the

Almond Acreage Continues to Increase

April 22, 2021

California Almond Acreage Increases in 2020   The Almond Board of California (ABC) is

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Bill Introduced to Repair Central Valley Canals

April 21, 2021

Costa, Feinstein Introduce Bill to Restore San Joaquin Valley Canals Congressman Jim Costa (CA-16)

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Republicans Unhappy with Gov. Newsom on Drought Designations

April 21, 2021

California Republicans Issue Statement on Governor Newsom’s Inadequate Drought Emergency

Lowering Cattle Emissions Part 2

April 20, 2021

Cattle Feed Additives Lower Greenhouse Gas Emissions (Part Two)   By Tim Hammerich with the

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Lowering Cattle Emissions Part 1

April 15, 2021

Cattle Feed Additives Lower Greenhouse Gas Emissions By Tim Hammerich with the Ag Information

Timing Required In Vegetable Cover Crops

April 13, 2021

Cover Crops in Vegetables (2nd of Two Parts)   By Tim Hammerich, with The Ag Information

Vegetables Do Well with Cover Crops

April 12, 2021

Cover Crops in Vegetables Can Pickup Nitrogen (First of Two Parts) By Tim Hammerich, with the Ag

Ryan Jacobsen, executive director and CEO, Fresno County Farm Bureau

Growers Worry over Revoking of 5 Percent Allocation

April 8, 2021

Revoking/Postponing of 5 Percent Allocation is Worrying Growers By Patrick Cavanaugh, with Ag

Protecting California’s Pollinators

April 7, 2021

Almond Alliance of California Joins With Diverse Group of Agriculture, Conservation, and Natural

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President Biden: More Water Investments Needed

April 6, 2021

National Ag, Water Coalition Highlights Need for More Water Investments in Biden Infrastructure

Blue Diamond Growers Innovate

March 30, 2021

  Blue Diamond Growers Innovates Almond Products By Patrick Cavanaugh, with the Ag

Protecting California Citrus

Stagnant Public Funding for Ag Research

March 29, 2021

New Report Highlights How Stagnant U.S. Public Funding for Agricultural Research Threatens Food

AgSafe Helping Farm Industry for 30 Years

March 29, 2021

AgSafe Marking 30 Years of Training Farmers, Supervisors and Farm Worker In agriculture as in most

Hoping Federal Water Allocation Increases

March 22, 2021

Hoping the 5 percent Water Allocation Increases By Patrick Cavanaugh, with the AgInformation

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Agronomy Scholarships Offered By CCAs

March 15, 2021

Western Region CCA Offers College Scholarships and Teaching Honorariums to Professors The