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Farm City Newsday Monday, 09-14-20

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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 how consumer trends are driving the interest in different ...

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California Navel Orange Initial Forecast Positive For 2020

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news California Navel Orange Initial Forecast Positive For 2020

The U.S. Department of Agriculture released an optimistic navel orange prediction for 2020. The National Agricultural Statistics Service’s California Navel Orange Objective Measurement forecasts 84 million boxes from the golden state this ...

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Best Frost-Tolerant Plants for Your Garden

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Best Frost-Tolerant Plants for Your Garden

The best frost-tolerant plants for your garden.  That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. When the weather starts to get a little cooler you can still grow plenty of ...

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Week in Review: Smoke Challenges for Winegrapes, Warming Temperatures to Change CA Production

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Week in Review: Smoke Challenges for Winegrapes, Warming Temperatures to Change CA Production

Another series of wildfires in California is again creating issues for winegrape growers in relation to smoke exposure. Warming temperatures in the state are projected to have a multitude of ...

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Smoke Challenges for Winegrapes, Warming Temperatures to Change CA Production

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Smoke Challenges for Winegrapes, Warming Temperatures to Change CA Production

Another series of wildfires in California is again creating issues for winegrape growers in relation to smoke exposure. Warming temperatures in the state are projected to have a multitude of ...

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Smoke Challenges for Winegrapes, Warming Temperatures to Change CA Production AgNet West

Agricultural Air Quality Research Task Force Seeks Nominations

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Agricultural Air Quality Research Task Force Seeks Nominations

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is currently seeking nominations for the Task Force on Agricultural Air Quality Research. The notice request for nominations contains information about how to nominate ...

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Industry Groups Seek Temporary Relief from Smoke Regulation

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Industry Groups Seek Temporary Relief from Smoke Regulation

A diverse coalition of industry groups is seeking immediate relief for some of the provisions of the wildfire smoke regulation. In a letter addressed to Governor Gavin Newsom, the signatories ...

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Industry Groups Seek Temporary Relief from Smoke Regulation AgNet West

Farm City Newsday Friday, 09-11-20

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Farm City Newsday Friday, 09-11-20

Get the latest agriculture news in today’s Farm City Newsday, hosted by Danielle Leal. Today’s show is filled with stories including how smoke exposure testing limitations are ruining the winegrape ...

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The California Kitchen: Berry Cobbler

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news The California Kitchen: Berry Cobbler

In today’s California Kitchen, learn how to prepare Berry Cobbler with The Untamed Chef, Albert J Hernandez. Here is what you will need… Berries 1 Qt Fresh Berries 4 T ...

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Sonoma County Spearheading Program to Assist Farmers in Wildfire Situations

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Sonoma County Spearheading Program to Assist Farmers in Wildfire Situations

An educational safety program in Sonoma County has been working to assist farmers when wildfires occur. With the assistance of the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office, Sonoma County Farm Bureau (SCFB) ...

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Dealing with a Prolific Garden Pest: Leafhoppers

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Dealing with a Prolific Garden Pest: Leafhoppers

How to deal with a prolific garden pest. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. Leafhoppers can be found in just about any garden. They’re destructive little sap-sucking insects, ...

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Proper Land Management Can Help Forest Owners Ease Wildfire Risk Following Mass Tree Die-off

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Proper Land Management Can Help Forest Owners Ease Wildfire Risk Following Mass Tree Die-off

The massive die-off of conifers in the Sierra Nevada between 2012 and 2018 was predictable and unprecedented. Sadly, it is also likely to happen again, said UC Cooperative Extension forestry ...

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Proper Land Management Can Help Forest Owners Ease Wildfire Risk Following Mass Tree Die-off AgNet West

Farm City Newsday Thursday, 09-10-20

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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 including how livestock and dairy producers can apply for CFAP, ...

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Farm City Newsday Thursday, 09-10-20 AgNet West

The Western View: Dangerous Year For Fire

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news The Western View: Dangerous Year For Fire

It’s a dangerous year for fire.  Cal Fire is stretched past the limit this year, fighting more fires than ever before with less help than they’ve ever had.  Farmers and ...

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Almond Update: Irrigation Research Plans For Future of Water Management

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Almond Update: Irrigation Research Plans For Future of Water Management

It’s safe to assume that growers will rely more and more on artificial intelligence for their water needs as the industry pushes towards the year 2025. The Almond Board of ...

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Almond Update: Irrigation Research Plans For Future of Water Management AgNet West

Fill Your Garden with These Native Plants This Fall

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Fill Your Garden with These Native Plants This Fall

Fill your garden with some of these native plants this fall. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. There are some native perennials that will bloom late in the ...

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Smoke Exposure Testing Limitations Could Be Devastating for Winegrapes

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Smoke Exposure Testing Limitations Could Be Devastating for Winegrapes

Another fire season in California has resulted in another series of challenges for winegrape growers as it relates to smoke exposure.  Over a million acres have been burned in recent ...

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Smoke Exposure Testing Limitations Could Be Devastating for Winegrapes AgNet West

Farm Sector Profits Forecast Highlights Importance of Government Aid

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Farm Sector Profits Forecast Highlights Importance of Government Aid

The September 2020 Farm Income Forecast from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Economic Research Service demonstrates another big year for farm sector profits. USDA is forecasting net farm income ...

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Farm Sector Profits Forecast Highlights Importance of Government Aid AgNet West

Trump, Biden Outline Agricultural Priorities

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Trump, Biden Outline Agricultural Priorities

A new look into the priorities for rural America of President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden is revealed in responses to a questionnaire distributed by the American Farm ...

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Farm City Newsday Wednesday, 09-09-20

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Farm City Newsday Wednesday, 09-09-20

Get the latest agriculture news in today’s Farm City Newsday, hosted by Danielle Leal. Today’s show is filled with stories covering the importance of energy options including large hydro, the ...

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Farm City Newsday Wednesday, 09-09-20 AgNet West

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