Sunday, June 16, 2024

CCGGA Annual Meeting Unpacks Regulatory Challenges for Cotton Industry 

By Natalie Willis, Reporter, Valley Ag Voice  The California Cotton Ginners and Growers Association hosted its annual meeting on May 14 at...

Second-Largest Almond Harvest Predicted for 2024, USDA Adjusts Federal Marketing Order

By Natalie Willis, Reporter, Valley Ag Voice  California almonds are estimated to come in at 3 billion pounds this year according to...
Bolthouse Farms

Bolthouse Farms Splits into Two Companies

By Natalie Willis, Reporter, Valley Ag Voice On May 6, Butterfly Equity — a private, Beverly Hills-based firm specializing in the food...

Oxbo Deepens Roots in Central Valley with Bakersfield Opening

Oxbo's tech solutions aim to mitigate agricultural labor challenges. By Natalie Willis, Reporter, Valley Ag Voice Oxbo, a global farm machinery and equipment...

Save Foods Pre-harvest Treatment Approved by DPR 

By Valley Ag Voice Staff  In March, Save Foods received regulatory approval for its pre-harvest treatment product — FieldProtect— supporting its expansion...

Save-the-Date for these Agricultural Events  

By Valley Ag Voice Staff  As the first full month of the spring season, April promises new life and growth after the...
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ASFMRA Conference Unveils Insights into Agricultural Land Values 

SGMA Breakdown of the 2024 Trends in Agricultural Land and Lease Values. By Natalie Willis, Reporter, Valley Ag Voice Agricultural land value continues...

Almond Industry to See Significant Rebound  

By Natalie Willis, Reporter, Valley Ag Voice   A strong rebound in almond prices is expected over the next 12 to 18 months....
Cal.net, Microsoft, and Terranova Ranch announced new precision technology.

New AgTech Helps Central Valley Farmers Save Water 

Natalie Willis, Reporter, Valley Ag Voice Cal.net, Terranova Ranch, and Microsoft introduced an AgriTech partnership at Terranova Ranch last month, demonstrating a...
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California Citrus Mutual Takes Leading Role in Keeping HLB Out of State’s Groves

Farm Credit has supported advocacy group’s efforts on behalf of industry for over 20 years Press release provided by Farm Credit Alliance California...
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IFG Expands the Cherry Season Window with Low-chill Cherries

Consumers Can Expect Large, Tasty and Crunchy Cherries Much Earlier in the Cherry Season Press release provided by International Fruit Genetics International Fruit...
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CDFA Announces Awards For $12.8 Million For the California Underserved and Small Producer Grant...

Press Release Provided by the California Department of Food and Agriculture  The California Department of Food and Agriculture’s (CDFA) Office of Farm...
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Farm Credit Contributed Nearly $1 Million to State’s Ag Organizations in 2022

Largest Provider of Credit Also Committed to Long-Term Viability of California’s Farms and Ranches Press Release provided by Farm Credit Farm Credit is...

CDFA Announces Vacancies on Certified Farmers’ Market Advisory Committee

Press Release provided by the California Department of Food and Agriculture The California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) is announcing vacancies...
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Delano Growers Grape Products Hails Agreement between the U.S. and Argentina on White Grape...

Press Release provided by Delano Growers Grape Products Delano, California - Delano Growers Grape Products cooperative announced that the U.S. Department of...
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Why Are Eggs So Expensive?

By Audrey Hill, Feature Contributor, Valley Ag Voice A few days ago, I walked into Trader Joe’s and was met with a...
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Why It’s Critical to Sample Irrigation Water Early in the Season

Water sampling has helped growers identify Chloride, Sodium issues in the spring. By Brian Milne, Vice President, Director of Marketing & Communications...
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U.S. Keeps Tariffs on Spanish Ripe Olives After WTO Ruling

By Ching Lee, Assistant Editor Ag Alert  Reprinted with permission from California Farm Bureau Federation  The U.S. will continue to impose countervailing duties...
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CAU Career Day Uncovers the Modern Aerial Applicator

Jon Slikker Jr., Aerial Applicator, Vince Dusters The California Aeronautical University (CAU) held its annual career day for its flight students and...
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Building a Better Ranch with Ranchbot

By Audrey Hill, Feature Contributor, Valley Ag Voice Those who have worked in ranching know the time it takes and the importance...
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Holloway, Laurel Ag & Water to Host Grower Appreciation Happy Hour on February 15th...

By Brian Milne, Vice President, Director of Marketing & Communications The Holloway Group February is here, which means bloom is right around...
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John Deere Introduces Operations Center PROFor Ag Retailers

Press release provided by John Deere On January 18th, John Deere released Operations Center PRO, an all-new level of the John Deere...
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AFBF Signs Right to Repair Memorandum of Understanding with John Deere

Press Release Provided by the American Farm Bureau Federation The American Farm Bureau Federation and John Deere signed a memorandum of understanding...
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Aerial Applicators–A Conscientious Pilot’s Wish

Jon Slikker Jr., Aerial Applicator, Vince Dusters When pulling up to a railroad crossing and patiently waiting for the train to pass,...
Richard Waycott

Almond Board of California Search Committee Preparing for 2023 CEO Transition

Press Release by Almond Board of California Almond Board of California President and CEO Richard Waycott has informed the board of directors...
Jeff Huckaby

Jeff Huckaby Named Grower of the Year at Organic Grower Summit

Press Release Provided by Grimmway Farms   On December 1st, Grimmway Farms President and CEO Jeff Huckaby received the Grower of the...