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Severe Weather, Snow, Mudslides in Recent CA Storm

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Severe Weather, Snow, Mudslides in Recent CA Storm

The National Resource Conservation Service produced a report with data collected by the National Water and Climate Center’s weekly report. The report showed California was drenched by a storm that ...

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Severe Weather, Snow, Mudslides in Recent CA Storm AgNet West

Little NOW Damage in Pistachios Never Happens Twice

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Little NOW Damage in Pistachios Never Happens Twice

Letting up on your navel orangeworm management program in pistachios based on your last season experience isn’t a good idea. NOW damage and management was, of course, a large part of ...

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Little NOW Damage in Pistachios Never Happens Twice AgNet West

Small Farms Negatively Impacted by Agricultural Water Use Misconceptions

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Small Farms Negatively Impacted by Agricultural Water Use Misconceptions

Water continues to be an emotional topic in California, with those outside of the agricultural industry often misunderstanding how farmers and ranchers are using water.  Even those who outwardly want ...

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Small Farms Negatively Impacted by Agricultural Water Use Misconceptions AgNet West

Edible Flowers You Need in Your Garden

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Edible Flowers You Need in Your Garden

Cathy Isom tells you about the edible flowers you need in your garden. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours.  From savory gourmet meals to tasty sweet treats, edible flowers ...

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Edible Flowers You Need in Your Garden AgNet West

California Lawmakers Introduce New Immigration Legislation for Ag Workers

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news California Lawmakers Introduce New Immigration Legislation for Ag Workers

Three Democratic lawmakers from California have just presented new immigration legislation that would create an opportunity for undocumented agricultural workers to apply for legal status.  Senator Dianne Feinstein, Congressman Jimmy ...

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California Lawmakers Introduce New Immigration Legislation for Ag Workers AgNet West

The California Kitchen: Short Ribs Untamed

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news The California Kitchen: Short Ribs Untamed

In today’s California Kitchen, learn to cook amazing Short Ribs Untamed with The Untamed Chef, Albert J. Hernandez. Here is what you will need: 2 Lbs Beef Short Ribs, 3 ...

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The California Kitchen: Short Ribs Untamed AgNet West

Narrowing Down Potential Vectors for Grapevine Red Blotch

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Narrowing Down Potential Vectors for Grapevine Red Blotch

First identified in 2011, grapevine red blotch associated virus continues to be the focus of several research projects as little is known about how the disease is spread in vineyards. ...

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Narrowing Down Potential Vectors for Grapevine Red Blotch AgNet West

Almond Matters: Orchard Planting Considerations

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Almond Matters: Orchard Planting Considerations

In today’s Almond Matters, brought to you by Valent, orchard planting requires a significant amount of work and preparation before the trees are ever physically put into the ground.  Considerations ...

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Almond Matters: Orchard Planting Considerations AgNet West

Farm City Newsday Thursday, 01-17-19

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Farm City Newsday Thursday, 01-17-19

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

Farm City Newsday Thursday, 01-17-19 AgNet West

Almond Update: New Data Added to Living Almond Map

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Almond Update: New Data Added to Living Almond Map

Land IQ partnered with the Almond Board of California for several years ago to create a ‘Google Maps’, so to speak, of almond orchards in the state. Land IQ Lead ...

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Almond Update: New Data Added to Living Almond Map AgNet West

Longest Recorded Government Shutdown Impacting Key Ag Programs

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Longest Recorded Government Shutdown Impacting Key Ag Programs

As the government shutdown continues, it has now officially reached an unfortunate milestone as being the longest shutdown ever recorded.  As lawmakers continue to disagree about funding priorities many analysts ...

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Longest Recorded Government Shutdown Impacting Key Ag Programs AgNet West

Taking Your Canning Garden to the Next Level

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Taking Your Canning Garden to the Next Level

In this, the third of her series on canning, Cathy Isom has a few tips on how to make the most of your space and time so you can take ...

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Taking Your Canning Garden to the Next Level AgNet West

FSA Offices Reopen for Three Days While Government Shutdown Continues

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news FSA Offices Reopen for Three Days While Government Shutdown Continues

Farm Service Agency (FSA) county offices have been closed for the duration of the government shutdown, however, FSA offices will be reopening for a brief period after a recent announcement ...

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FSA Offices Reopen for Three Days While Government Shutdown Continues AgNet West

The California Kitchen: Teriyaki Tofu Steak

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news The California Kitchen: Teriyaki Tofu Steak

In today’s California Kitchen, learn to cook amazing Teriyaki Tofu Steak with The Untamed Chef, Albert J. Hernandez. Here is what you will need: In a Medium Sauce Pot– 1/2 ...

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The California Kitchen: Teriyaki Tofu Steak AgNet West

Food Safety Inspections Resuming Amid Government Shutdown

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Food Safety Inspections Resuming Amid Government Shutdown

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will resume food safety inspections for higher-risk foods such as cheese and seafood after briefly stopping routine inspections because of the government shutdown.  ...

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Food Safety Inspections Resuming Amid Government Shutdown AgNet West

Farm City Newsday Wednesday, 01-16-19

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Farm City Newsday Wednesday, 01-16-19

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

Farm City Newsday Wednesday, 01-16-19 AgNet West

How Ag is Affected by Governor Newsom’s Budget

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news How Ag is Affected by Governor Newsom’s Budget

Newly sworn in California Governor Gavin Newsom recently announced his first budget proposal; a record-setting $209 billion, with $144 billion in general fund spending.  As the state sits on a ...

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How Ag is Affected by Governor Newsom’s Budget AgNet West

Government Shutdown Puts Pause on Opening New Markets

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Government Shutdown Puts Pause on Opening New Markets

Many distinguished guests made their way to the American Farm Bureau Federation’s 100th Annual Convention. Guests included state representatives, USDA officials,  Agriculture Secretary Sonny Purdue, President Donald Trump.  Many of them ...

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Government Shutdown Puts Pause on Opening New Markets AgNet West

The Western View: Going North? You Got Company

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news The Western View: Going North? You Got Company

Lots of people want to move north these days, but there’s a problem.  North itself is moving.  According to an article in the science journal Nature, Magnetic North is relocating ...

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The Western View: Going North? You Got Company AgNet West

Plan the Perfect Canning Garden

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Plan the Perfect Canning Garden

What to grow, what to grow? Cathy Isom has suggestions for you on how to plan the perfect canning garden. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours.  It’s tempting to ...

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Plan the Perfect Canning Garden AgNet West

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