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John Duarte

Embattled Farmer John Duarte Defends Farming in Federal Court

August 12, 2017

Farmer Must Defend Plowing His Wheat Field By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News Director John Duarte,

ALRB member Isadore Hall III

Who Safeguards CA Farm Workers’ Rights? Part 4 – Motion to Disqualify ALRB Member Hall

July 21, 2017

ALRB Rejects Gerawan's Motion to Disqualify Isadore Hall III By Laurie Greene, Founding

Risk & Safety Manager Talks Heat Illness

June 21, 2017

Preventing Farm Worker Heat Illness By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News Director Part of a

peaches from Family Tree Farms

Family Tree Farm Sees Good Season Despite Labor Laws

June 19, 2017

Family Tree Farm Rising to Meet Challenges By Melissa Moe, Associate Editor New state labor

David Haviland on Pyrethroid Review

Pyrethroid Review is Important

May 30, 2017

Be Thoughtful on Pyrethroid Review Comment Page By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News

Anthony Raimondo 2016 bad faith bargaining

Who Safeguards California Farm Workers’ Rights? Part 3 – Bargaining in Bad Faith

May 26, 2017

What Does "Bad Faith" Mean? By Laurie Greene, Founding Editor Our ongoing coverage of

Dairy cows and truck

Help Lobby To Veto SB1

May 23, 2017

SB1 Proposed Taxes & Fees Are Detriment to Farmers By Jessica Theisman, Associate

Developing On-Site Rescue Plans for Worker Safety

May 22, 2017

Western Agricultural Processors Association Seeks to Improve Worker Safety By Melissa Moe,

legistlative pressure

Legislative Pressure on Agriculture

May 22, 2017

Legislative Pressure Builds for Agriculture By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor Dennis

Carrot Expert Phil Simon

Working on Nematode Resistant California Commercial Carrot

May 16, 2017

Nematode Resistant California Commercial Carrot On Its Way? By Jessica Theisman, Associate

SB-1 Is Yet Another Tax Grab

May 7, 2017

SB-1 Gas Tax Will Severely Hurt Ag By Melissa Moe, Associate Editor Governor Jerry Brown recently

Heat Illness Prevention for Workers

May 5, 2017

Training is Key to Heat Illness Prevention (Part One of a Series) By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm

USDA warns California about Asian Citrus Psyllid

USDA Raises Plant Pest and Disease Awareness

April 28, 2017

USDA Website Provides Helpful Tips for Everyone By Melissa Moe, Associate Editor April is

Huanglongbing is causing concern in California

April 27, 2017

Increase of Huanglongbing in California Causes Concern  By Brian German, Associate

Atmospheric Rivers Hit California

April 25, 2017

Many Atmospheric Rivers Hit State By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News Director California needs an

Farmers Not Respected by CA Politicians

April 19, 2017

Farmers Unfairly Impacted by Politicians By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News Director California Ag

Dirty Dozen List has No Scientific Basis

March 24, 2017

Ag Industry Pushes Back on EWG Dirty Dozen List By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News Director The

California Cattle

GMOs Are Part of Nature’s Technology

March 23, 2017

Lowell Catlett On Ag, Part Two GMOs Are an Ancient Technology By Jessica Theisman, Associate

Saving Fish May Have Caused Oroville Disaster

March 21, 2017

Were Fish Cause of Oroville Dam Disaster? By Jessica Theisman: Associate Editor Reportedly, an

Pyrethroid Review Deadline Nearing

February 27, 2017

Pyrethroid Review Commenting Deadline is March 31 By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News