Meet the People

Postharvest Short Course Focused on Taste and Quality

June 24, 2016

UC Davis Postharvest Course Covers Food Loss, Produce Handling By Lauren Dutra, Associate

Manuel Cunha, Jr.

Supreme Court Ruling on Immigration

June 23, 2016

Manuel Cunha Jr. Fires Off Letter RE:  Supreme Court Ruling on Immigration  The following is a

Brown Stink Bug

New IPM Work on Brown Stink Bug

June 23, 2016

New IPM Approach to Brown Stink Bug In Desert Cotton By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News

AgTech—The New Frontier for Farming

June 22, 2016

AgTech: Bringing Agriculture and Technology Together for Success by Emily McKay Johnson, Associate

Downey Mildew (Source: UCANR Cooperative Extension, Tehama County)

Downey Mildew Continues to Challenge Leafy Greens

June 22, 2016

Downey Mildew Continues to Threaten Lettuce and Spinach By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm Director One

Tomato Distributor Works With Large, Small Scale CA Farms

June 16, 2016

Morning Star Company Supplies Tomatoes to Large Distributors  By Emily McKay Johnson, Associate

Ricchiuti on World Nut & Dried Fruit Conference

June 15, 2016

Ricchiuti is Positive on Almond Industry  By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News Director Pat

Butte County Rice Field, water, fish

Boost in Butte County Rice Production

June 7, 2016

Butte County Rice Growers and Communities Are Optimistic By Emily McKay Johnson, Associate

Alfalfa on Edge of Field, Larry Hunn's farm

RAIN Damages Alfalfa; Benefits Wheat

June 6, 2016

Above-Average California Rain Affects Larry Hunn's Crops by Emily McKay Johnson, Associate


It’s Avocado Month!

June 2, 2016

Celebrate the Magic of California Avocados. By Emily McKay Johnson, Associate

Farmer Veterans Feed America

May 28, 2016

In Honor of Memorial Day 2016: Farmer Veteran Coalition Helps Veterans Feed America By Emily

Blueberry Farmers Face Pivotal Juncture

May 25, 2016

Blueberry Farmers Grapple with Harvest Complexities By Laurie Greene, Editor It is peak season

Talk, Merely Talk

May 2, 2016

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New FFA State Stars Honored

April 27, 2016

Halley Lauchland Wins FFA Star State Degree in Agriscience Award By Charmayne Hefley, Assistant

California Women for Agriculture Anew

April 22, 2016

California Women for Agriculture Rebrands After Forty Years By Charmayne Hefley, Associate

ALRB Preamble ALRA 1140.2

ALRB Discharges Farmworker Vote, Part 2 Exclusive Interview with Attorney Raimondo

April 19, 2016

Anthony Raimondo, "Let the People Vote!"   In an exclusive interview with Fresno

Bill Chandler

Bill Chandler on Farming

April 12, 2016

Bill Chandler Builds a Legacy By Patrick Cavanaugh, Deputy

Elizabeth Mosqueda

Agriculture Science Recognition Awards, Part 4

April 11, 2016

Elizabeth Mosqueda, Agriculture Science Recognition Award Honoree By Charmayne Hefley, Associate

Ryan Jacobsen, CEO Fresno County Farm Bureau

Ryan Jacobsen on 5 Percent Water Allocation

April 8, 2016

Fresno County Farm Bureau CEO on Water Allocation  By Patrick Cavanaugh, Deputy

Agriculture Science Recognition Awards, Part 3

April 5, 2016

Nick Wolfenden Honored With Fresno State Science Recognition Award By Patrick Cavanaugh, Deputy