California Grower News

Farm Income Rising

USDA projects 2022 calendar year net farm income up nearly $20 billion, or 13.8 percent from 2021. American Farm Bureau Federation Senior Economist Veronica Nigh explains what is driving the ...

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AgNet News Hour: Tuesday, 12-06-22

Get the latest agriculture news in today’s AgNet News Hour, hosted by Danielle Leal. Today’s show covers the pros and cons of PAC re-certification methods, reflections from a Leadership Farm ...

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2022 Rabobank North America Leadership Awards

Announcing the recipients of an annual honor in food and agribusiness. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. Rabobank announced the recipients of its annual Rabobank North America Leadership ...

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DPR Seeking Input on Mill Assessment Alternatives

Industry members are being asked to provide comments on potential mill assessment alternatives for the California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR). As the department’s primary funding source, the mill assessment ...

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California Could Lose Ground in Autonomous Farming Equipment Development

As the development of autonomous farming equipment moves forward, California could be at a disadvantage. The state has largely been a pioneer in terms of agtech development, particularly for specialty ...

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AgNet News Hour: Monday, 12-05-22

Get the latest agriculture news in today’s AgNet News Hour, hosted by Danielle Leal. Today’s show covers agtech development, California DWR’s initial 5% water allocation, and Duchenaux on an assistance ...

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‘Shop Cotton’ Puts Cotton in Holiday Spotlight

A new online portal helps consumers shop cotton this holiday season. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. Cotton Incorporated is promoting the textile on its website fabricofourlives.com with the new ...

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Week in Review: Better Balanced Winegrape Market & Addressing Rail Strike Fears

While winegrape acreage has not been reduced to the level that AGG was calling for a few years ago, the shorter crops have helped bring balance to the market. President ...

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The California Kitchen: Left Over Turkey Caldo (Soup)

In today’s California Kitchen, learn how to prepare Turkey Caldo (Soup) with The Untamed Chef, Albert J Hernandez. Here is what you will need… Listen to Albert prepare Turkey Caldo ...

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Initial Water Allocation for SWP Higher Than Last Year

The initial water allocation for 2023 has been released by the Department of Water Resources (DWR). As of December 1, DWR is allocating five percent of requested supplies for the ...

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AgNet News Hour: Friday, 12-02-22

Get the latest agriculture news in today’s AgNet News Hour, hosted by Danielle Leal. Today’s show covers agtech development requiring advanced training opportunities, congress acting to prevent a rail strike, ...

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U.S. Live Holiday Plant Imports Growing

The U.S. is importing more live holiday plants. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. Christmas trees and poinsettias are iconic symbols of the holiday season. While the vast ...

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House Acts to Prevent Rail Strike

The House of Representatives Wednesday took action to avert a pending rail strike. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, on the house floor Wednesday, stated, “A shutdown would grind our economy to ...

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Almond Update: 2022 Almond Conference Less Than a Week Away

The 2022 Almond Conference is coming up December 6-8 at the SAFE Credit Union Convention Center in Sacramento. Sessions will once again be taking place on the first day of ...

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AgNet News Hour: Thursday, 12-01-22

Get the latest agriculture news in today’s AgNet News Hour, hosted by Danielle Leal. Today’s show covers the changing landscape of COVID requirements for ag employers, a breakdown of the ...

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Sustainably Feeding a Growing World

How can we sustainably feed a growing world? That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. U.S. Soy recently hosted a panel at the 2022 Borlaug International Dialogue as part ...

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VofV: Trimble’s Mike Dentinger on Strategies to Reach the Finish Line with Global Harvest Automation

This episode of the Voices of the Valley podcast is brought to you today by the Western Growers Association. Supporting producers that grow the best medicine in the world. Find ...

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The California Kitchen: Perfect Ham Glaze

In today’s California Kitchen, learn how to prepare Perfect Ham Glaze with The Untamed Chef, Albert J Hernandez. Here is what you will need… Listen to Albert prepare Perfect Ham ...

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AgNet News Hour: Wednesday, 11-30-22

Get the latest agriculture news in today’s AgNet News Hour, hosted by Danielle Leal. Today’s show covers strawberry farmers receiving support in the fight against soil-born diseases, an initiative that ...

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MSOB: Industry Effort to Increase Availability and Adoption of Biologicals

Industry members are working to bring more biologicals to the market at a quicker pace through increasing on-farm trials. Executive Chair and Cofounder of the Invasive Species Corporation, Pam Marrone ...

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