Friday, October 30, 2020
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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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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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Pandemic Magnifies 2020 Cotton Concerns

Southern California Regional Quarantine Lifted By Christine SouzaAssistant Editor, Ag Alert Reprinted with...

Additional Commodities Eligible for Coronavirus Food Assistance Program

Press Release Provided by the U.S. Department of Agriculture Applications for New Commodities Accepted Beginning July...
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Be Thankful, Be Wary, and Be Wise

KERN COUNTY FARM BUREAU PRESIDENT'S MESSAGE By John MoorePresident, Kern County Farm Bureau
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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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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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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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ACWA Part of Unprecedented Coalition Urging Congress to Fund Water Needs Amid Pandemic

By Will HolbertCommunications Specialist, ACWA Press Release provided by Association of California Water Agencies
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Commentary: Commitment to Community Helps Farmers Through Tough Times

By Jamie JohanssonPresident, California Farm Bureau Federation Reprinted with permission from California Farm Bureau Federation

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