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Hemp Farmers, CBD Industry Await Pending FDA Enforcement Policy on CBD

By Geoffrey Taylor, MA As hemp farmers, industry investors and CBD consumers celebrated National CBD Day...
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President’s Message: The Heat of Harvest

By John Moore, President, Kern County Farm Bureau Harvesting can be...
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President’s Message: Year One on the Job

By John MoorePresident, Kern County Farm Bureau It’s been one year...
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Pandemic Magnifies 2020 Cotton Concerns

Southern California Regional Quarantine Lifted By Christine SouzaAssistant Editor, Ag Alert Reprinted with...
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USDA Issues First Coronavirus Food Assistance Program Payments

Press Release provided by the U.S. Department of Agriculture On June 4th, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture...
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America’s Meatpacking Facilities Operating More Than 95% of Capacity Compared to 2019

Press Release provided by the U.S. Department of Agriculture On June 9th U.S. Secretary of Agriculture...
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What Will the Fall School Year Look Like?

By Elizabeth VaughnCopy Editor, Valley Ag Voice On July 17th Governor Newsom and the California Department...
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COMMENTARY: Don’t be Fooled by Ballot Measure on ‘Split-roll’ Tax

Robert SpiegelPolicy Advocate, Ag Alert Reprinted with permission from the California Farm Bureau Federation 
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USDA Provides Update on Investigation Following 2019 Tyson Beef Plant Closure and COVID-19 Pandemic

Press Release Provided by U.S. Department of Agriculture As part of its commitment to ensuring fair...
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Despite Jobless Rate, Farm Help Remains Short

By Kevin HectemanAssistant Editor, Ag Alert Reprinted with Permission from the California Farm Bureau Federation

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