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The California Kitchen: Perfect Crispy Fried Chicken

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news The California Kitchen: Perfect Crispy Fried Chicken

In today’s California Kitchen, learn to cook amazing Perfect Crispy Fried Chicken with The Untamed Chef, Albert J. Hernandez. Here is what you will need: Set fryer to 330 degrees ...

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The California Kitchen: Perfect Crispy Fried Chicken AgNet West

Farm Groups Ask President, Congress for Disaster Relief

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Farm Groups Ask President, Congress for Disaster Relief

A group of 135 farm organizations and banks that supply seasonal loans to farms and ranches today called on the President and Congress to put aside political differences and supply ...

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Farm Groups Ask President, Congress for Disaster Relief AgNet West

2018 Had the Lowest Wine Export Value in Six Years

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news 2018 Had the Lowest Wine Export Value in Six Years

The U.S. wine export value declined by nearly five percent last year as trade relations with important wine markets continue to be strained.  The $1.47 billion in wine exports was ...

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2018 Had the Lowest Wine Export Value in Six Years AgNet West

Farm City Newsday Friday, 04-19-19

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Farm City Newsday Friday, 04-19-19

Get the latest agriculture news in today’s Farm City Newsday, hosted by Danielle Leal.

Farm City Newsday Friday, 04-19-19 AgNet West

Ag Census Looks at Data Differently

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Ag Census Looks at Data Differently

The release of the National Agriculture Statistic Service’s Census of Agriculture showed there are more women and younger farmers who are making decisions on farms nationwide. The service found this ...

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Ag Census Looks at Data Differently AgNet West

Growing Your Own Lettuce

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Growing Your Own Lettuce

Cathy Isom has a few tips for you about growing your own lettuce. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. There are a variety of lettuce options you can ...

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Growing Your Own Lettuce AgNet West

US Wins Another Dispute Over Chinese Trade Practices

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news US Wins Another Dispute Over Chinese Trade Practices

A World Trade Organization (WTO) dispute settlement panel found that certain Chinese trade practices were inconsistent with WTO commitments.  U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue ...

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US Wins Another Dispute Over Chinese Trade Practices AgNet West

Farm City Newsday Thursday, 04-18-19

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Farm City Newsday Thursday, 04-18-19

Get the latest agriculture news in today’s Farm City Newsday, hosted by Danielle Leal. Today’s show is filled with stories covering trade talks between the United States and the European ...

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Farm City Newsday Thursday, 04-18-19 AgNet West

Weak Honey Bee Colonies May Fail From Cold Exposure During Shipping

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Weak Honey Bee Colonies May Fail From Cold Exposure During Shipping

Cold temperatures inside honey bee colonies may cause colony losses during and after long-distance hauling, according to a preliminary study by Agricultural Research Service (ARS) scientists. Every year almost 2 million honey ...

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Weak Honey Bee Colonies May Fail From Cold Exposure During Shipping AgNet West

Western View: Diamonds Found in California?

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Western View: Diamonds Found in California?

California is famous for its gold in the Sierra Nevadas, just as Nevada is renowned for its silver bonanza and Montana for the richest copper mine in the world.  Rich ...

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Western View: Diamonds Found in California? AgNet West

Almond Update: NOW Investment Helps Meet Sustainability Goals

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Almond Update: NOW Investment Helps Meet Sustainability Goals

At last year’s Almond Conference in December, the Almond Board of California (ABC) announced aggressive sustainability goals to reach as an industry by 2025. ABC’s President and CEO Richard Waycott ...

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Almond Update: NOW Investment Helps Meet Sustainability Goals AgNet West

Exploring the Complexity of Seed Development

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Exploring the Complexity of Seed Development

As the needs of farmers continue to change, the process of seed development also evolves to produce the type of seed that farmers require.  President and CEO of the American ...

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Exploring the Complexity of Seed Development AgNet West

Why Create a Window Box Garden

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Why Create a Window Box Garden

Cathy Isom lets you know why you should consider creating your own window box garden. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. For anyone wanting to grow a garden ...

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Why Create a Window Box Garden AgNet West

Grape Prices Expected to Come Down After Strong 2018

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Grape Prices Expected to Come Down After Strong 2018

Figures from the Final Grape Crush Report for 2018 showed strong numbers for both price and volume, however, grape prices are not expected to remain at those levels for 2019.  ...

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Grape Prices Expected to Come Down After Strong 2018 AgNet West

Almond Matters: Springtime Monitoring Important for Orchard Success

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Almond Matters: Springtime Monitoring Important for Orchard Success

In today’s Almond Matters, brought to you by Valent, springtime monitoring plays a critical role in the overall success of an orchard.  As rainy weather patterns dissipate for the season ...

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Almond Matters: Springtime Monitoring Important for Orchard Success AgNet West

Farm City Newsday Wednesday, 04-17-19

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Farm City Newsday Wednesday, 04-17-19

Get the latest agriculture news in today’s Farm City Newsday, hosted by Danielle Leal.

Farm City Newsday Wednesday, 04-17-19 AgNet West

Why Create Your Own Homemade Potting Mix

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Why Create Your Own Homemade Potting Mix

Cathy Isom lets you know why you should create your own homemade potting mix. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. There are several reasons why it’s a good ...

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Why Create Your Own Homemade Potting Mix AgNet West

The California Kitchen: Chef Alberts Perfect 4 Minute Cod

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news The California Kitchen: Chef Alberts Perfect 4 Minute Cod

In today’s California Kitchen, learn to cook amazing Chef Alberts Perfect 4 Minute Cod with The Untamed Chef, Albert J. Hernandez. Here is what you will need: 2 T Vegetable ...

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The California Kitchen: Chef Alberts Perfect 4 Minute Cod AgNet West

State Trade Expansion Program Deadline Approaches

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news State Trade Expansion Program Deadline Approaches

California officials are currently accepting proposals for the California State Trade Expansion Program (STEP).  The program is a federally funded grant opportunity that is made possible through the U.S. Small ...

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State Trade Expansion Program Deadline Approaches AgNet West

Investment in Sterile Navel Orangeworm Project Keeps Rearing Facility Open

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Investment in Sterile Navel Orangeworm Project Keeps Rearing Facility Open

The sterile navel orangeworm project is receiving even more industry support with the Almond Board of California (ABC) contributing a significant amount of funding toward a critical component of the ...

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Investment in Sterile Navel Orangeworm Project Keeps Rearing Facility Open AgNet West

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