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Water in Friant-Kern Canal

Funding for Friant-Kern Canal Repairs May Come

March 4, 2019

Senator Melissa Hurtado Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Fix Friant-Kern Canal News

Dense Forest Floors Preventing Absorption

March 1, 2019

Forests Need Better Management, Despite Extreme Environmentalist Pushback By Jessica Theisman,

California agriculture, Agvocacy

Roger Isom: Probable Electric Rate Hikes Raise Concern for Ag

February 28, 2019

California Agriculture Concerned Over PG&E Increases, Overtime Rules By Mikenzi Meyers,

Temperance Flat Dam

Optimism Still Alive for Temperance Flat Dam

February 26, 2019

Hope on the Horizon, but Questions Still Unanswered for California Water Systems By Mikenzi

Groundwater Agencies Formulating Plans for SGMA

February 15, 2019

Groundwater Sustainability Will Be Focus of New Rules By Jessica Theisman, Associate

high speed rail

Jim Patterson on Governor Newsom’s High Speed Rail Project Admissions

February 13, 2019

Patterson: "They Never Had the Land, They Never Had the Money" News Release from Assembly Member

pests and diseases

Pests and Diseases Cause Worldwide Damage to Crops

February 11, 2019

Pests and Pathogens Place Global Burden on Major Food Crops By Pam Kan-Rice, UC Agriculture &

bee protection

More Effort in Bee Protection

February 6, 2019

The Current Bee Buzz with CAPCA CEO Ruthann Anderson By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate Editor With

almond board

Almond Board of California Election Under Way

February 5, 2019

Almond Industry Is Urged to Vote for Grower Positions on Almond Board of California News

Aemetis Building Major Plant To Handle Biomass

February 4, 2019

Synthesis Gas Plants Better Than Biomass Electrical Plants By Jessica Theisman, Associate

OSHA 300A Log Posting Due Feb. 1

February 1, 2019

OSHA Log Summary Must Be Posted in Common Areas News Release from Western Growers

Surface water

Surface Water is the Key to SJV Farming Future

January 31, 2019

Water Projects Were Built to Deliver Surface Water to Farmers By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor Water

Arnold Torres: Latinos Not Respected By Latino Legislators

January 25, 2019

All Latinos Do Not Think Alike By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor The politics of the Hispanic farm

Sustainability is Focus of Solutions from the Land

January 24, 2019

Solutions From the Land Focuses on Sustainability By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor Many

flood-irrigation-pump Nitrates water

William Bourdeau Speaks Out About SGMA

January 22, 2019

William Bourdeau: Surface Water Must Be Tied to SGMA By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor William

Greensmith APN

Greensmith APN Expanding Services

January 21, 2019

Greensmith APN Ensures the Best of Both Worlds for Biological Control By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate

spotted wilt virus

Tomato Spotted Wilt Virus Fights Back

January 18, 2019

New Strain Creates Challenges By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate Editor A new strain of the Tomato

crop insurance

Crop Insurance Helps Manage Risk

January 17, 2019

Importance of Crop Insurance By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor Crop insurance is an important


California FSA Offices Reopen for Farm Loan Program Service

January 16, 2019

Offices Will Open Temporarily for Farm Loan Program Message from USDA Farm Service Agency State

California Fresh Fruit Association

California Fresh Fruit Association: Top Issues in 2019

January 15, 2019

Immigration and Labor Cost are Big Issues News Release The California Fresh Fruit Association