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WALNUT PRODUCTION FORECAST DOWN LESS THAN ONE PERCENT FROM 2012

September 5, 2013

California Walnut Forecast 495,000 Tons The 2013 California walnut production is forecast at

PLEASE RSVP FOR TWILIGHT FIELD DAY

September 4, 2013

Twilight Field Day, Sept. 12, Five Points Sustainable agricultural systems involving

THIEF HAS POSTED PHOTOS TO TRY TO SELL STOLEN EQUIPMENT

September 4, 2013

Crime Alert Help Needed to Locate Rice Chopper in Photos The Sutter County Sheriff's

RIM FIRE’S EFFECT ON RANCHERS WHOSE LIVESTOCK SURVIVED

September 4, 2013

Spared Rancher Faces New Pressures By Laurie Greene, Associate Editor RIM FIRE UPDATE:

MEETING ON SEPTEMBER 10TH IN SACRAMENTO

September 4, 2013

CDFA and Calif. Water Commission To Meet for Urgent Water Reliability The California State

2013 SEEN AS HEAVY INSECT PRESSURE YEAR

September 3, 2013

Some Crops Are Coming In, After A Very Tough Pest Year Vern Crawford, a Kern County

MORE SCHOOL GARDENS TO BE CULTIVATED

September 3, 2013

WGA Donates for More School Gardens Western Growers Foundation presented fifty

CALIFORNIA DESALINATION RESEARCH AWARDS

September 1, 2013

Desalination to Solve Water Shortage? One possible solution to the water shortage experienced by

CALIFORNIA FAMILY FARMERS PRODUCE RECORD HIGH REVENUES

September 1, 2013

California Ag Reaches New High California’s 80,500 farms and ranches received a record high

GREEN PRICE IS $75 PER TON LOWER THAN LAST YEAR

August 31, 2013

Gallo Sets Thompson Price at $250 a Ton While the California raisin industry

PROGRAM FOR METHYL BROMIDE ALTERNATIVES

August 31, 2013

UC Researches Alternatives to  Banned Methyl Bromide  Pamela Kan-Rice, Assistant Director, UC

California Bills Affecting Agriculture Approved Today

August 31, 2013

Bills Moving Towards Votes in Legislature The Monterey County Farm Bureau provided the

NEXT WEEK RAISIN HARVEST WILL BE BIG ON A RECORD CROP

August 31, 2013

No Labor Shortages Yet in Raisin Vineyards Sun-dried grapes will soon be raisins. By

PISTACHIO GROWERS GATHER TO SEE DAMAGE

August 30, 2013

      Today Pistachio growers heard from David Haviland about Gill's Mealybugpressure

RECORD SHIPMENTS FOR CALIFORNIA GRAPES

August 30, 2013

Grapes Are in High Demand Everywhere The month of August has seen record shipments for grapes

CALIFORNIA FAMERS INVEST IN DRIP TO CONSERVE WATER

August 28, 2013

California Farmers Praised in Article Scientific American has published a story on how over

RIM FIRE DESTROYS CATTLE THAT COULD HAVE PREVENTED IT

August 28, 2013

Rim Fire Reportedly Kills Hundreds of Head of Cattle By Laurie Greene, Associate Editor The

WGA EXPANDS COMMUNICATION DEPARTMENT

August 27, 2013

Jeff Janas Is New Communications Manager Jeff Janas Today, Western Growers (WG)

RESOLUTIONS TO BE READ TO PUT LEGISLATURE ON NOTICE

August 27, 2013

Counties and Cities Prepare For Resolutions Today the Kings County Board of Supervisor will

WESTSIDE DOCUMENTARY COLLECTS ACCOLADES

August 27, 2013

“The Fight for Water” Wins Over Critics AUGUST 26, 2013 -- "The Fight for Water: A Farm