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One Company, Big Mission – That’s Gowan

July 16, 2018

Keeping More Crop Protection Tools Available at Gowan By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate

Steve Patricio

Steve Patricio Honored for Significant Contributions to Agriculture

July 13, 2018

Western Growers will award Patricio the prestigious 2018 Award of Honor on October 30 News


Re-Nuble: Eliminating Food Waste By Converting it to Fertilizers

July 12, 2018

Wasted Food Can be Processed for Agriculture By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor California Ag

Immigration Policy: Focus, Initiate and Stop Reacting

July 2, 2018

Opinion/Editorial By Arnoldo S. Torres with the National Institute for Latino Policy I want to

Pick Justice

Gerawan Farm Employees Await Justice

July 2, 2018

When Will the Court Ordered Gerawan Votes Be Counted? Part 1 By Laurie Greene, Founding

Chinese Tariffs

Increased Chinese Tariffs Could put California Producers in a Tight Spot

June 28, 2018

There is Fear China Could Turn to Other Countries For Ag Products By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate

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Agriculture Grads in High Demand

June 27, 2018

Many Grads are Interested in Day-to-Day Farming By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor There is a

Frank Zalom Named Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Economic Entomology

June 25, 2018

UC Davis Professor to Head Distinguished Publication News Release Edited By

UC Davis Student Maureen Page Speaks for the Bees

June 21, 2018

Maureen Page to Spread Flowers for Bees By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor [caption

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Tracking Social Media To Understand Consumer Food Likes

June 20, 2018

Social Media is Helpful in Agriculture By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor Reaching consumers

Labor Contractor Fresh Harvest Deep in Vegetable Harvests

June 7, 2018

Fresh Harvest Relies on H-2A By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor Steve Scaroni, along with his

Mariani Packing Co. Puts Food Safety Top Priority

June 6, 2018

Mariani Served as Chair of the Safe Food Alliance By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor The Mariani


UC Davis Pollination Ecologist Wins 3-Year Fellowship

May 25, 2018

Fellowship Comes From the Department of Defense By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor [caption

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Latinos’ Responsibility on Immigration Reform

May 17, 2018

Commentary on Latinos and Immigration Reform - 2 of 4 Parts Latinos Have a Unique Challenge  By

Travis Allen’s Plan for Agriculture

May 9, 2018

Allen Says Regs Hurting Farmers By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor California has general

H2-A is Only Legal Solution For Labor Without Immigration Reform

May 8, 2018

H2-A is Heart of One Farm Labor Contractor By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor H2-A employees are the

FCFB Journalism Award winners

Laurie Greene Wins Journalism Award

May 7, 2018

Greene Wins Fresno County Farm Bureau Award for Series on Farm Workers’ Rights By Patrick


Young Dairy Owner Plans to Thrive in Future

April 24, 2018

Nevin Lemos Prefers Jersey Cows By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor Nevin Lemos could be the youngest

Jason Phillips Talks Water Issues

April 19, 2018

Jason Phillips on Groundwater Recharge, Water Bond, and Subsidence Editor’s Note: Jason Phillips

Tea Initiative Becoming Reality At UC Davis

April 18, 2018

Katharine Burnett Pursuing All Things Tea at UC Davis By Laurie Greene, Founding Editor Katharine