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CAPCA CONFERENCE 2016 audience

CAPCA Gets to the Capitol To Work for PCAs

March 20, 2019

PCAs Are in Every Legislative District By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor CAPCA has recently


Big Exports Numbers Mean Big Responsibilities for California

March 19, 2019

California Exported $20 Billion in Food Products in 2016 By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate

high speed rail

Congressman McCarthy: Water Projects Needed Instead of High Speed Rail

March 18, 2019

McCarthy Introduces Legislation to Repurpose High-Speed Rail Funding to Water Infrastructure

Agriland Farming Excels in Management

March 14, 2019

Family  and Community Top of Mind By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor Jim Maxwell founded Agriland


ALRB/UFW Access Update Meeting March 21 in Bakersfield

March 12, 2019

Meeting March 21, 7 am -11 am at Hodel’s Restaurant in Bakersfield By Patrick Cavanaugh,

temperance flat dam

Groundwater and Need for Temperance Flat Dam

March 7, 2019

To Deal with SGMA, Temperance Flat Dam Must Be Built By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor The

Roger Isom, president and CEO, Western Processors Association

Roger Isom on New Legislation and PG&E

March 6, 2019

Big Question Marks for New Legislation and California Agriculture By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate

Water in Friant-Kern Canal

Funding for Friant-Kern Canal Repairs May Come

March 4, 2019

Senator Melissa Hurtado Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Fix Friant-Kern Canal News

Dense Forest Floors Preventing Absorption

March 1, 2019

Forests Need Better Management, Despite Extreme Environmentalist Pushback By Jessica Theisman,

California agriculture, Agvocacy

Roger Isom: Probable Electric Rate Hikes Raise Concern for Ag

February 28, 2019

California Agriculture Concerned Over PG&E Increases, Overtime Rules By Mikenzi Meyers,

Temperance Flat Dam

Optimism Still Alive for Temperance Flat Dam

February 26, 2019

Hope on the Horizon, but Questions Still Unanswered for California Water Systems By Mikenzi

Groundwater Agencies Formulating Plans for SGMA

February 15, 2019

Groundwater Sustainability Will Be Focus of New Rules By Jessica Theisman, Associate

high speed rail

Jim Patterson on Governor Newsom’s High Speed Rail Project Admissions

February 13, 2019

Patterson: "They Never Had the Land, They Never Had the Money" News Release from Assembly Member

pests and diseases

Pests and Diseases Cause Worldwide Damage to Crops

February 11, 2019

Pests and Pathogens Place Global Burden on Major Food Crops By Pam Kan-Rice, UC Agriculture &

bee protection

More Effort in Bee Protection

February 6, 2019

The Current Bee Buzz with CAPCA CEO Ruthann Anderson By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate Editor With

almond board

Almond Board of California Election Under Way

February 5, 2019

Almond Industry Is Urged to Vote for Grower Positions on Almond Board of California News

Aemetis Building Major Plant To Handle Biomass

February 4, 2019

Synthesis Gas Plants Better Than Biomass Electrical Plants By Jessica Theisman, Associate

OSHA 300A Log Posting Due Feb. 1

February 1, 2019

OSHA Log Summary Must Be Posted in Common Areas News Release from Western Growers

Surface water

Surface Water is the Key to SJV Farming Future

January 31, 2019

Water Projects Were Built to Deliver Surface Water to Farmers By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor Water

Arnold Torres: Latinos Not Respected By Latino Legislators

January 25, 2019

All Latinos Do Not Think Alike By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor The politics of the Hispanic farm