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Congress Fails on Agricultural Workers

December 15, 2017

A Failing Congress  Editor's Note: This letter was submitted by Manuel Cunha Jr. He is President

David Brassard

David Brassard on Understanding Hard Data In Crop Protection

December 13, 2017

Reliable Answers Needed In Benefit Assessments By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News Director David

Making Comments with Data Carries Weight in Crop Protection

December 8, 2017

Make Comments When Needed By Patrick Cavanaugh Farm News Director Dave Brassard of Brassard

Gerawan Employees Protest at CA Supreme Court Hearing

Who Safeguards California Farm Employees’ Rights?

December 7, 2017

Court Allows UFW to Force Representation and Dues on Gerawan Employees By Laurie Greene,

Assemblyman Adam Gray: Need Real Changes for Water Future

December 6, 2017

Everything is On Table For California's Water Future By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News Director Now

Thankful for the California Farmer

November 21, 2017

We are Grateful for the California Farmer   By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News Director Edited

Fresh Summit

California Represented at Fresh Summit In New Orleans

October 20, 2017

PMA Fresh Summit Happening Now, Oct. 19-21 By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News Director The Produce


CDFA’s Karen Ross: Water and Labor are Big Issues for California

October 19, 2017

CDFA Secretary Says State has High Water and Labor Standards By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News

Walnut Farmer Talks Family’s Founding of Crows Landing

October 16, 2017

Walnut Farmer Norman Crow has Deep Roots in Stanislaus County By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News

Small Business Development

Small Business Development Shines In Truckee

October 9, 2017

Small Business Development Center is Part of BlueTechValley By Jessica Theisman, Associate

Latino Paradox is a Phenomenon

October 5, 2017

Latino Status Booming But Incomes Not Following By Melissa Moe, Associate Editor The Latino

Almond Achievement Award Nominations Being Accepted

October 2, 2017

Deadline for Almond Achievement Award Nominations is Oct. 19 News Release Since 2011, the Almond

farm workers

Farm Workers Strive For Success

September 21, 2017

Farm Workers and Dreamers Work Hard To Reach the American Dream By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News

Gerawan Employees

Who Safeguards Farm Worker Rights? – Part 8

September 14, 2017

Pick Justice, Gerawan Farm Workers Protest Forced Unionization By Laurie Greene, Founding

temperance flat

Dave Cogdill Will Be Remembered at Temperance Flat Dam

September 11, 2017

Dave Cogdill Remembered For His Water Priorities By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor Dave

ALRB member Isadore Hall III

Who Safeguards CA Farm Workers’ Rights? Part 4 – Motion to Disqualify ALRB Member Hall

July 21, 2017

ALRB Rejects Gerawan's Motion to Disqualify Isadore Hall III By Laurie Greene, Founding

Risk & Safety Manager Talks Heat Illness

June 21, 2017

Preventing Farm Worker Heat Illness By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News Director Part of a

Anthony Raimondo 2016 bad faith bargaining

Who Safeguards California Farm Workers’ Rights? Part 3 – Bargaining in Bad Faith

May 26, 2017

What Does "Bad Faith" Mean? By Laurie Greene, Founding Editor Our ongoing coverage of

workers rights

Safeguarding CA Farm Workers Rights – Part 2

May 17, 2017

Updates on California Farm Workers' Rights  By Laurie Greene, Founding Editor Our ongoing

Doug Mederos to be Named Tulare’s 57th Farmer of the Year

March 27, 2017

Doug Mederos to be Tulare's Farmer of the Year By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News Director On