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CFBF: Farm Bill and Immigration Bill Bring Benefits for California

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news CFBF: Farm Bill and Immigration Bill Bring Benefits for California

The California Farm Bureau Federation (CFBF) are counting the results of the House farm bill and immigration bill votes as wins for California agriculture.  The House farm bill passed by ...

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CFBF: Farm Bill and Immigration Bill Bring Benefits for California AgNet West

The California Kitchen: Shishito and Country Ham With Brie Cheese Sauteed

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news The California Kitchen: Shishito and Country Ham With Brie Cheese Sauteed

In today’s California Kitchen, learn to cook amazing Shishito and Country Ham With Brie Cheese Sauteed with The Untamed Chef, Albert J. Hernandez. Here is what you will need: 4 ...

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The California Kitchen: Shishito and Country Ham With Brie Cheese Sauteed AgNet West

Farm City Newsday Friday, 06-22-18

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Farm City Newsday Friday, 06-22-18

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

Farm City Newsday Friday, 06-22-18 AgNet West

Help Your Summer Garden Survive the Heat Wave

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Help Your Summer Garden Survive the Heat Wave

We know what to do to protect ourselves from the high temperatures. Our plants in our gardens don’t. Cathy Isom has some ways to help your garden survive a heat ...

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Help Your Summer Garden Survive the Heat Wave AgNet West

Trump Reorganization Plan Offers Big Changes to USDA

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Trump Reorganization Plan Offers Big Changes to USDA

A government reorganization plan by President Trump would rename the Department of Health and Human Services to the Department of Health and Public Welfare. Notably, the plan would move the ...

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Trump Reorganization Plan Offers Big Changes to USDA AgNet West

EPA RFS Volumes Proposal Expected Friday

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news EPA RFS Volumes Proposal Expected Friday

The Environmental Protection Agency is expected to roll out a proposal for volume requirements under the Renewable Fuel Standard for 2019 Friday, June 22, 2018. Some suspect the proposal will ...

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EPA RFS Volumes Proposal Expected Friday AgNet West

EU Imposes Retaliatory Tariffs on the U.S.

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news EU Imposes Retaliatory Tariffs on the U.S.

The European Union’s (EU) response to Trump’s steel and aluminum tariffs take effect Friday, June 22, 2018. The EU will be charging import duties of 25 percent on a range ...

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EU Imposes Retaliatory Tariffs on the U.S. AgNet West

Rural Mainstreet Economy Expands for June

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Rural Mainstreet Economy Expands for June

The Creighton University Rural Mainstreet Index measured above growth neutral in June for a fifth straight month. This is the first time since July 2015 the survey has recorded five ...

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Rural Mainstreet Economy Expands for June AgNet West

Agri View: Tariff Effect on the Pecan Crop-Hard Nut to Crack

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Agri View: Tariff Effect on the Pecan Crop-Hard Nut to Crack

Everett Griner talks about the effect a tariff will have on the pecan crop in today’s Agri View. Everett has some interesting facts, and a bit of history, about the ...

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Agri View: Tariff Effect on the Pecan Crop-Hard Nut to Crack AgNet West

US Fostering Trade Relationship with Japan Amidst Other Ongoing Trade Disputes

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news US Fostering Trade Relationship with Japan Amidst Other Ongoing Trade Disputes

Under Secretary of Agriculture for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs, Ted McKinney led a trip last week to help foster a better trade relationship with Japan.  The trade mission was ...

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US Fostering Trade Relationship with Japan Amidst Other Ongoing Trade Disputes AgNet West

Farm Leader: Congress Must Now Focus on Agricultural Immigration Reform

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Farm Leader: Congress Must Now Focus on Agricultural Immigration Reform

The California Farm Bureau Federation said it hopes today’s failure of an immigration measure in the U.S. House of Representatives will ultimately set the stage for Congress to resolve longstanding ...

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Farm Leader: Congress Must Now Focus on Agricultural Immigration Reform AgNet West

Erin Fitzgerald Hired to Lead U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance as New CEO

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Erin Fitzgerald Hired to Lead U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance as New CEO

U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance (USFRA), a leader in consumer engagement for food and agriculture, has selected Erin Fitzgerald from Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy as its next CEO. In ...

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Erin Fitzgerald Hired to Lead U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance as New CEO AgNet West

Perdue Comments on 2018 Farm Bill Passing the House of Representatives

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Perdue Comments on 2018 Farm Bill Passing the House of Representatives

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue issued the following statement after the House of Representatives passed their version of the 2018 Farm Bill: “I applaud Chairman Conaway and the House ...

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Perdue Comments on 2018 Farm Bill Passing the House of Representatives AgNet West

Groups Respond to House Passage of 2018 Farm Bill

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Groups Respond to House Passage of 2018 Farm Bill

From American Farm Bureau House Farm Bill Passage a Win for Farmers The following statement regarding House passage of the 2018 Farm Bill may be attributed to American Farm Bureau ...

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Groups Respond to House Passage of 2018 Farm Bill AgNet West

House Passes 2018 Farm Bill

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news House Passes 2018 Farm Bill

Critical Legislation to Aid Farmers and Ranchers, Offer Opportunities to SNAP Recipients The House passed the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 (H.R. 2), critical legislation to address the economic challenges ...

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House Passes 2018 Farm Bill AgNet West

The California Kitchen: Butter Poached Prawns

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news The California Kitchen: Butter Poached Prawns

In today’s California Kitchen, learn to cook amazing Butter Poached Prawns with The Untamed Chef, Albert J. Hernandez. Here is what you will need: 1 LB butter 1 Lb 16/20 ...

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The California Kitchen: Butter Poached Prawns AgNet West

USDA Supports Local Foods in Schools through Farm to School Grants

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news USDA Supports Local Foods in Schools through Farm to School Grants

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) today announced $5.2 million in grant awards to bring nutritious, local foods into schools and create new economic opportunities ...

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USDA Supports Local Foods in Schools through Farm to School Grants AgNet West

American Farm Bureau Board Votes Unanimously to Support Goodlatte AG Act Provisions

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news American Farm Bureau Board Votes Unanimously to Support Goodlatte AG Act Provisions

The American Farm Bureau Federation’s board of directors voted unanimously to support House passage of H.R. 4760, a broad immigration bill, based on the strength of agricultural labor provisions included ...

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American Farm Bureau Board Votes Unanimously to Support Goodlatte AG Act Provisions AgNet West

Enrollment for Safety Net Coverage Ends August 1

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Enrollment for Safety Net Coverage Ends August 1

Farmers and ranchers, with base acres in the Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) or Price Loss Coverage (PLC) safety net programs, are being reminded enrollment for the 2018 crop year ends ...

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Enrollment for Safety Net Coverage Ends August 1 AgNet West

Farm City Newsday Thursday, 06-21-18

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Farm City Newsday Thursday, 06-21-18

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

Farm City Newsday Thursday, 06-21-18 AgNet West

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