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Charlie Arnot: A Better Way to Talk To Consumers About Ag

April 19, 2019

Listening to Customers Concerns Will Help With Skepticism By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor There are

water allocation

65% Percent Water Allocation for Westlands with 163 Percent Snow Pack

April 18, 2019

Statement on Bureau of Reclamation’s April Water Allocation Announcement News Release from

immigration reform

Tom Nassif: Ag Immigration Reform is Critical

April 16, 2019

All Fruits and Vegetables Harvested by Foreign Hands By Cory Lunde, Western Growers Assoc.

temperance flat dam

Dire Need for Temperance Flat

April 15, 2019

Temperance Flat Dam Could Minimize the Devastation of SGMA By Jessica Theisman, Associate

heat illness prevention

Heat Illness Prevention Event April 12 In Easton

April 10, 2019

Water, Rest and Shade for Heat Illness Prevention News Release Edited By Patrick Cavanaugh On

Lettuce Aphids Showing Up on Late Produce

April 9, 2019

Lettuce Aphid Pressure Has Been Steady By John Palumbo, University of Arizona Professor/Extension

reducing food waste

Winning on Reducing Food Waste Month

April 8, 2019

In U.S., One-Third of all Available Food Goes Uneaten Through Loss or Waste.  News Release Edited

USDA warns California about Asian Citrus Psyllid ACP

Quarantines in Place to Prevent ACP Spread

April 5, 2019

Quarantines Painful For Some Growers By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate Editor It’s been a tough


Attorney Suggests That Meters Go on Pumps Now for SGMA

April 4, 2019

Meters Could Help From a Legal Standpoint By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate Editor There are different

residue calculator, fruits and vegetables

Americans Need to Eat More Fruits and Vegetables

April 3, 2019

After Nearly 25 Years, It's time to Advocate for Consumption News Release From

E. Coli dirty dozen

More Facts About the “Dirty Dozen” List

March 26, 2019

New So-called "Dirty Dozen" List is Baseless News Release To everyone that has read about the

Nomad Technology Consulting

Nomad Technology Consulting: Digital Technology For Ag

March 25, 2019

There are Ag Tech Providers Around the World By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor Looking beyond borders

Honor Cesar Chavez’s Legacy by Confronting UFW Corruption

March 22, 2019

Chavez Spent His life Trying to Improve Farm Worker's Lives, Instead of Threatening Their Lives By

Alkaliweed Alert! Your Help is Needed!

March 22, 2019

Information Needed on A New Plant Called Alkaliweed  By James Schaeffer, Kurt Hembree, and Anil

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


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