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Farm City Newsday Monday, 05-25-20

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Get the latest agriculture news in today’s Farm City Newsday, hosted by Danielle Leal. Today’s show is filled with stories covering research on smoke exposure to winegrapes, a new tool ...

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Heat-Tolerant Plants for Your Patio

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Heat-Tolerant Plants for Your Patio

If you don’t want the dog days of summer to turn your gorgeous container gardens into a crispy mess, try these plants that can take the heat all summer long. ...

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Another Tool for Growers Fighting Grape Diseases

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Another Tool for Growers Fighting Grape Diseases

Growers have gotten another tool for their toolbox for combatting common grape diseases.  The recent rains that have come through California brought a fair amount of moisture to the vineyards ...

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Week in Review: Apply for Direct Payments Next Week, Important Smoke Exposure Research Begins

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Week in Review: Apply for Direct Payments Next Week, Important Smoke Exposure Research Begins

Farmers and ranchers can begin applying for direct payments as part of the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program next week.  Critical research looking at smoke exposure in grapes is starting to ...

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Week in Review: Apply for Direct Payments Next Week, Important Smoke Exposure Research Begins AgNet West

NRCS Partnership to Enhance San Joaquin Valley Water Efficiency

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news NRCS Partnership to Enhance San Joaquin Valley Water Efficiency

The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is working with American Farmland Trust (AFT) to help enhance San Joaquin Valley water efficiency.   The San Joaquin Valley Land and Water Conservation Collaboration ...

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Farm City Newsday Friday, 05-22-20

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Farm City Newsday Friday, 05-22-20

Get the latest agriculture news in today’s Farm City Newsday, hosted by Danielle Leal. Today’s show is filled with stories covering the phase one trade deal with China and how ...

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Quick and Easy Foods for Kids to Grow at Home

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Quick and Easy Foods for Kids to Grow at Home

Kids may not always like to eat their veggies, but it might be fun for them to grow their own.  Especially since they are around the home a lot more ...

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World Market Projected to be Down on Cotton Prices

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news World Market Projected to be Down on Cotton Prices

The U.S. Department of Agriculture slightly increased the estimate for U.S. cotton production for the 2019 crop is its May report. While the export forecast has not changed, ending stocks ...

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World Market Projected to be Down on Cotton Prices AgNet West

The Western View: It’s Time To Open For Business

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news The Western View: It’s Time To Open For Business

It looks like California is starting to open up, and that’s good news.  Some people might not agree.  However, the quarantine was not expected to stop all exposure to the ...

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Farming Incentives Required to Meet California’s GHG Goals

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Farming Incentives Required to Meet California’s GHG Goals

Farming incentives are imperative for the agricultural industry to meet some of the standards for greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions moving forward. At the California Air Resources Board’s (ARB) April hearing, ...

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Updated Allocations Bring Modest Increase for CVP Contractors

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Updated Allocations Bring Modest Increase for CVP Contractors

The Bureau of Reclamation has recently announced updated allocations for Central Valley Project (CVP) water contractors.  The amount of rainfall that came through California during the month of April was ...

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Farm City Newsday Thursday, 05-21-20

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Get the latest agriculture news in today’s Farm City Newsday, hosted by Danielle Leal. Today’s show is filled with stories covering the CFAP payment process for eligible producers, California almond ...

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Foods That Will Happily Grow on a Balcony

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Foods That Will Happily Grow on a Balcony

If your living quarters don’t allow for a backyard garden but still provide a little space, such as a balcony, then you have the room to grow your own food. ...

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Almond Update: Getting Closer to Off-ground Harvesting in California

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Almond Update: Getting Closer to Off-ground Harvesting in California

The possibility of almonds to never touch the ground during harvest is getting closer for California producers. An entire session at the 2019 Almond Conference covered the developments towards bringing ...

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Almond Matters: Another Rain Event Means Another Fungicide Treatment

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Almond Matters: Another Rain Event Means Another Fungicide Treatment

In today’s Almond Matters, brought to you by Valent, growers are looking at another fungicide treatment for their orchards after the recent storm system brought varying levels of rainfall to ...

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Smoke Exposure Research in Grapes Begins Taking Shape

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Smoke Exposure Research in Grapes Begins Taking Shape

Support from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Research Service will allow important smoke exposure research to move forward to better understand the effect that smoke has on grapes.  Industry ...

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Smoke Exposure Research in Grapes Begins Taking Shape AgNet West

Farm City Newsday Wednesday, 05-20-20

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Farm City Newsday Wednesday, 05-20-20

Today’s show is filled with stories covering details of the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program, the underlying importance of improving broadband expansion, and how smoke exposure research could lead to predicting ...

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Farm City Newsday Wednesday, 05-20-20 AgNet West

How to Grow Oranges in Your Own Orchard

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news How to Grow Oranges in Your Own Orchard

Growing oranges can be a delicious investment to make for your property. Not only do they produce delicious fruits, but you can sell or preserve the oranges. These trees don’t ...

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The California Kitchen: Butter Basted Peeking Duck Breast

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news The California Kitchen: Butter Basted Peeking Duck Breast

In today’s California Kitchen, learn how to prepare Butter Basted Peeking Duck Breast with The Untamed Chef, Albert J Hernandez. Here is what you will need… Step 1 4 Duck ...

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The Underlying Importance of Improving Broadband Expansion

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news The Underlying Importance of Improving Broadband Expansion

The University of California Agriculture and Natural Resources (UC ANR) continues efforts to assist rural Californians in gaining access to high speed internet.  UC ANR has spearheaded multiple initiatives that ...

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