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Ben Maddox Named Ag and Wine Executive with B of A

January 20, 2021

Bank of America Names Ben Maddox Western Food, Agriculture and Wine Executive Bank of America is

Jeff Dahlberg, director of the Kearney Agriculture Research and Extension Center in Parlier, Fresno County

Jeff Dahlberg Retires from KARE

December 28, 2020

Director of the UC Kearney Research and Extension Center retires UC Cooperative Extension

Blue Diamond Growers Love Cooperative

December 16, 2020

Growers are Loyal to Blue Diamond Growers By Patrick Cavanaugh, with the Ag Information

Jose Dias A New UCANR Agronomy/Weed Advisor

December 3, 2020

  Jose Dias Named UCANR Agronomy and Weed Management Advisor José Luiz Carvalho de

Jim Costa for Ag Committed Supported

November 19, 2020

U.S. Citrus Industries Support Congressman Jim Costa for Chairman of the U.S. House

Ron Fisher, A Veteran in the California Almond Industry

September 9, 2020

Starting a Major Almond Industry Processing Company By Patrick Cavanaugh with the Ag Infomation

Help for for Growers and Climate Change Risk

August 13, 2020

Helping Growers Manage Risk By Tim Hammerich, with the Ag Information Network Scientists project

For Many Dairy Families, California is Home

August 7, 2020

  Not All California Dairies Want to Move Out of State   By Tim Hammerich with the

Vine Mealybug

August 5, 2020

Grape Pest Transmits Grapevine Leaf-roll Virus By Tim Hammerich with the AgInformation

Water Wins—Thanks to Congressman Harder

July 31, 2020

Harder Again Scores Millions in Federal Support for Local Water Storage Projects in House Funding

Frieda Caplan Family Scholarship Application Open

July 31, 2020

Program Enables Family Business Representatives to Engage in the Industry’s Premier Policy


UCCE advisor’s Breadth of Experience and Education Support Ranchers’ Economic Viability

July 30, 2020

By Jeannette Warnert, UCANR Communications Specialist Livestock and natural

Markie Hageman New Owner of

Markie Hageman Is New Co-Owner of

July 28, 2020

  Hageman is a Native of Tulare County with a Great Passion for California

Research on Citrus Greening Disease Control

July 24, 2020

Progress is Being Made on Controlling Citrus Greening By Tim Hammerich with the Ag Information

UC Davis Doctoral Student Alexandria Igwe Lands Postdoctoral Fellowship

July 23, 2020

  Alexadria Igwe Will Work on Soil Microbial Communities UC Davis doctoral student

almond growers

The 2020 Almond Crop Set to Be 3 Billion Meat Pounds

July 22, 2020

    By Patrick Cavanaugh with the Ag Information Network Three billion pounds!

Tulare County Farm Bureau announces 2020 Scholarship Awards

July 20, 2020

Congrats to All The Great Scholarships Winners Tulare County Farm Bureau's Educational and

USDA, USTR Name New Agricultural Trade Advisors

July 17, 2020

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer

CA Table Grapes

California Table Grape Growers Award Scholarships

July 9, 2020

California’s table grape growers recently awarded scholarships to nine students in grape growing

Should Farmers Meter Their Pumps Now– in Terms of SGMA?

July 7, 2020

By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor With the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) closing in