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Vaccinations Begin For Cantaloupe Farmers and Employees

February 17, 2021

California Cantaloupe Farmers Begin Vaccinations for Essential Workforce   Fresno, CA --

Resources For Farm Mental Health

February 16, 2021

  Mental Health Resources for Farmers and Their Employees By Tim Hammerich, with the Ag

Kasumin Is Approved For Almonds

February 16, 2021

EPA Approves Section 18 Emergency Registration Request for Kasugamycin on Almonds The

Grape Consumption May Protect Against UV Damage to Skin

February 10, 2021

Study: Grapes Increase Resistance to Sunburn and Reduced Markers of UV damage   A recent

Critical Water Legislation Introduced by Valadao

February 5, 2021

Congressman David G. Valadao Introduces Critical California Water


Building Bee Habitats

February 3, 2021

Benefits of Bee Habitat Go Beyond Pollination By Tim Hammerich, with the Ag Information

BioConsortia Expands Davis Labs

February 2, 2021

BioConsortia Moves to New, Larger Laboratories and Expands R&D Team   BioConsortia, a 

Coalition Sends Pres. Biden Immigration Reform Letter

February 1, 2021

Immigration Reform  &  Almond Pollination By Tim Hammerich with the AgInformation

Farmworkers Need Vaccine Now!

January 29, 2021

Nisei Farmers League Implores Quick Action For Front Line Workers Manuel Cunha, Jr., President of

Pushing Back on UFW Access to Farms

January 28, 2021

Western Growers Files Amicus Brief in Union Access Case By Jason Resnick, Sr. VP, and General

Reducing Almond Harvest Dust

January 27, 2021

Reducing Dust During Almond Harvest--A Big Goal of the Industry By Patrick Cavanaugh, with the

Farm Credit Helping Non-Profits Impacted by COVID

January 26, 2021

Farm Credit Provided Over $1 Million to California Non-Profits in 2020 In a challenging year,

Kings River Conservation District Get’s Grant

January 25, 2021

Kings River Conservation District Awarded $300,000 Watershed Coordinator Grant The California

Water in Friant-Kern Canal

Water Infrastructure Letter Sent to President Biden

January 22, 2021

National Coalition Pushes for Investment in Aging Water Infrastructure A national coalition of

Tree Dormancy Explained

January 21, 2021

Winter Dormancy In Treenuts By Patrick Cavanaugh Craig Kallsen a UCAR Farm Advisor, Kern County.

Gov. Newsom Proposed Budget

January 15, 2021

Governor Newsom Proposes New Fiscal Year Budget Governor Newsom unveiled his Proposed Budget on

Lemon Economics in Ventura County

January 14, 2021

  Lemons Became More Popular, But then COVID Hit   By Tim Hammerich, with the

Schuil & Associates, Inc. Assisting on Land Purchases

January 12, 2021

Schuil & Associates, Inc. and New Current Water and Land, LLC Collaborate on Land Purchases in


Effort to Stop Colony Collapse Disorder Underway

January 11, 2021

Scientists Developing Electronic Honeybee 'Veterinarians' By Jules Bernstein, UC Riverside, Senior

The Quick Math on Navel Orangeworm

January 7, 2021

The Math on Navel Orangeworm Sanitation By Patrick Cavanaugh, with AgInformation Network Get a