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Almond Export Diversification Helps During Tariff War

October 23, 2018

Overseas Markets are Vast for Almond Industry By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor Diversification is a

Crop Protection: U.S. Food System Very Safe

October 18, 2018

Crop Protection Products are Highly Regulated By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor There's no need to

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Water Board’s Water Grab From Rivers Will Impact Domestic Water

October 17, 2018

State Water Resources Control Board Plan is "Pseudo-Science" By Jessica Theisman, Associate

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40 Percent Water Grab Continues to Be Big Concern

October 16, 2018

Growers Will Fight Back By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor Recently, over one thousand farmers

Bowles Farming

Innovation is Bowles Farming Co.’s #1 Objective

October 15, 2018

Bowles Farming is Major Innovator in Merced County By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate Editor As every


California Walnuts Face Threatening Tariffs

October 11, 2018

Big Challenges For the Walnut Industry By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate Editor It takes one glance at

Labor Unions Could Be Cause of Farm Closings

October 5, 2018

Major Farm Operations With UFW Contracts Have Shut Down By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor Farms

WG Center for Innovation

WG Center for Innovation and Tech Celebrates Three Years

October 4, 2018

WG Center Brings Technology to Ag By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor The Western Growers Association's

Silvia Lopez listens to the ballot count of "No Union"

ALRB Officially Certifies Gerawan Workers’ “No Union” Vote

September 27, 2018

"No Union" is Official Result News Release Edited by Laurie Greene TODAY, the Agricultural

Facts Not Fear

“Facts Not Fear” Tour Brings Consumers One Step Closer to the Farm

September 26, 2018

“Facts Not Fear” Produce Safety Media Tour Helps Bloggers Learn About Ag By Mikenzi Meyers,

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Denham Legislation Brings More Water Storage

September 25, 2018

Dept. of the Interior Moves forward on the Expansion of Shasta Dam News Release Edited by Patrick


Federal Milk Marketing Order in California in Effect Nov. 1

September 23, 2018

Questions Arise Regarding Milk Quota Edited by Patrick Cavanaugh Dairymen and women throughout


Worker Transportation Pay is a New Threat to Agriculture

September 20, 2018

Plaintiff Trial Attorneys Pushing For Ag to Pay for Transportation Time By Patrick Cavanaugh,


Gerawan Votes Were Counted in a Professional Way

September 19, 2018

Votes Were Announced, Union or No Union By Laurie Greene, Founding Editor Following Election

Silvia Lopez Gerawan Statement

Gerawan Statement on the Results of the November 5, 2013 Decertification Election

September 18, 2018

The following statement was issued on September 18, 2018, by Gerawan Farming Inc.

Gerawan Employees Protest at CA Supreme Court Hearing

Gerawan Worker Votes to Be Counted in Fresno

September 17, 2018

Historic Day Following Five Years of Vote Count Suppression News Release Edited By Patrick


A Different Perspective on the Immigration Controversy

September 14, 2018

Mexico Has a Responsibility Regarding Immigration, Expert Says By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate

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Marin County Farm Bureau Fights Back on Water Grab

September 12, 2018

More Water For Fish Will Not Work By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor Recently in Sacramento,


Calmer Minds Must Prevail for Trade Talks

September 11, 2018

California Growers in a World Market By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor Paul Wenger, a Stanislaus

Halting the Sacramento Water Grab

September 10, 2018

Rep. Denham calls on Congress to halt Sacramento Water Grab by enacting Denham Amendment News