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Easiest Houseplants or Ground Covers You Can Grow

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Easiest Houseplants or Ground Covers You Can Grow

In today’s program, Cathy Isom fills you in about one of the easiest houseplants or ground covers you can grow. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. The string of ...

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Farm City Newsday Monday, 10-14-19

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Farm City Newsday Monday, 10-14-19

Get the latest agriculture news in today’s Farm City Newsday, hosted by Danielle Leal. Today’s show is filled with stories covering the record 2020 pistachio crop, lawsuits surrounding California Prop. ...

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Farm City Newsday Monday, 10-14-19 AgNet West

The Western View: More Midwest Flooding: Can California Fill The Gap?

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news The Western View: More Midwest Flooding: Can California Fill The Gap?

Last week we were on a road trip.  We followed the Missouri River from North Dakota through Nebraska and Iowa, and saw some of the most devastating flooding I’ve ever ...

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The Western View: More Midwest Flooding: Can California Fill The Gap? AgNet West

Magical Wintertime Flower Famous for its Dark Past

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Magical Wintertime Flower Famous for its Dark Past

Whatever type of garden you are trying to develop, this is a must have plant. Cathy Isom fills you in about the magical wintertime flower that is famous for its ...

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Magical Wintertime Flower Famous for its Dark Past AgNet West

U.S., China Reach Limited Trade Agreement

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news U.S., China Reach Limited Trade Agreement

(NAFB-Oct. 11, 2019) — The U.S. reached a limited trade agreement with China on Friday afternoon that would pave the way for resolutions on broader issues later in the year. ...

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U.S., China Reach Limited Trade Agreement AgNet West

Voices Of The Valley Podcast: Portable Solar?

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Voices Of The Valley Podcast: Portable Solar?

This episode of the Voices of the Valley podcast is made possible by HarvestPort, an innovation hub and marketplace for better agricultural products, practices, and ideas. Find out more at ...

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Voices Of The Valley Podcast: Portable Solar? AgNet West

The California Kitchen: Tapenade

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news The California Kitchen: Tapenade

In today’s California Kitchen, learn to cook amazing Tapenade with The Untamed Chef, Albert J. Hernandez. Here is what you will need: 1/4 C Purple Onion 1/4 C Spicy Olives ...

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Chlorpyrifos Sales to End in California by February 2020

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Chlorpyrifos Sales to End in California by February 2020

An agreement was reached between the Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) and product manufacturers prohibiting chlorpyrifos sales in California beginning in 2020.  The agreement will allow farmers to continue using ...

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Chlorpyrifos Sales to End in California by February 2020 AgNet West

Farm City Newsday Friday, 10-11-19

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Farm City Newsday Friday, 10-11-19

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

Farm City Newsday Friday, 10-11-19 AgNet West

FMMO Puts Quota System in the Spotlight

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news FMMO Puts Quota System in the Spotlight

The implementation of the Federal Milk Marketing Order (FMMO) has put a spotlight on California’s dairy quota system.  The milk checks that producers are receiving now under the FMMO have ...

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FMMO Puts Quota System in the Spotlight AgNet West

Herbs That Do Best When Grown in the Shade

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Herbs That Do Best When Grown in the Shade

Not all plants are tolerant to the full sun. Cathy Isom reviews the herbs that do best when grown in the shade. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. ...

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Herbs That Do Best When Grown in the Shade AgNet West

Citrus Grower Offer Extended

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Citrus Grower Offer Extended

Through Nufarm TreeFirst, citrus growers may qualify for Mycoshield® treatment at no cost. Growers purchasing a minimum of 1,000 citrus trees for planting from participating nurseries will qualify for Mycoshield ...

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Citrus Grower Offer Extended AgNet West

Tariffs on EU Ag Products Coming After WTO Ruling

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Tariffs on EU Ag Products Coming After WTO Ruling

The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) indicated plans to impose tariffs on goods coming from the European Union (EU) which are scheduled to take effect beginning October 18.  ...

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Tariffs on EU Ag Products Coming After WTO Ruling AgNet West

Shasta Dam Project Hits Another Roadblock

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Shasta Dam Project Hits Another Roadblock

The effort to move the Shasta dam project forward has encountered another setback after the Westlands Water District (WWD) announced it would no longer be pursuing an environmental impact report ...

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Shasta Dam Project Hits Another Roadblock AgNet West

Farm City Newsday Thursday, 10-10-19

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Farm City Newsday Thursday, 10-10-19

Get the latest agriculture news in today’s Farm City Newsday, hosted by Danielle Leal. Today’s show is filled with stories covering Senate Bill 210, National 4-H week, FACT grants available ...

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Farm City Newsday Thursday, 10-10-19 AgNet West

Almond Update: ABC Addition To Help Growers With Sustainability Goals

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Almond Update: ABC Addition To Help Growers With Sustainability Goals

The Almond Board of California welcomed a new member to their team as Tom Devol becomes Senior Manager of Field Outreach and Education. Devol will lead a team that provides ...

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Almond Update: ABC Addition To Help Growers With Sustainability Goals AgNet West

FACT Grants Available for Livestock and Poultry Farmers

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news FACT Grants Available for Livestock and Poultry Farmers

Food Animal Concerns Trust (FACT) is now accepting applications for three different types of grants that are available for livestock and poultry farmers.  FACT awards competitive grants to independent family farmers ...

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FACT Grants Available for Livestock and Poultry Farmers AgNet West

Winter Flowers Add Vibrant Color to Your Winter Garden

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Winter Flowers Add Vibrant Color to Your Winter Garden

Looking to spruce up your garden for the coming months? Cathy Isom has an array of flowers, and plants, for adding vibrant color to your winter garden.  That’s coming up ...

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Winter Flowers Add Vibrant Color to Your Winter Garden AgNet West

Bailey Appointed to USDA Advisory Committee on Beginning Farmers and Ranchers

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Bailey Appointed to USDA Advisory Committee on Beginning Farmers and Ranchers

(UCANR-Oct 8, 2019) — John Bailey, director of the University of California’s Hopland Research and Extension Center, has been appointed to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Advisory Committee on Beginning ...

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Bailey Appointed to USDA Advisory Committee on Beginning Farmers and Ranchers AgNet West

Fresno County Leads California as Top Agricultural County

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Fresno County Leads California as Top Agricultural County

Fresno County has now officially become the top agricultural county in California and the U.S. for the first since 2013 after the release of Tulare County’s 2018 Crop and Livestock ...

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Fresno County Leads California as Top Agricultural County AgNet West

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