Wednesday, February 28, 2024

Commentary: A flood of specialty-crop imports hurts U.S. farmers

By Zippy Duvall, President, American Farm Bureau Federation  Reprinted with permission from the California Farm Bureau Federation There is a quiet battle being...

OPINION: Apex Predator

Austin Snedden, Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice Recently, at our County Cattlemen’s meeting, we heard from California Department of Fish and Wildlife...

OPINION: Balancing Industry Strength and Individual Producer Vitality

By Austin Snedden, Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice It is important that we recognize that the strength of an industry is vital...

COMMENTARY: Legislation May Clear Way for Farmers to Use Drones 

By Al Stehly , Rural Health Department, CFB Reprinted with permission from the California Farm Bureau Federation  In my San Diego County vineyard one...

Commentary: Ranchers Blindsided By ‘Conservation Lease’ Scheme

Originally published in July 2023 print edition. Reprinted with Permission from California Farm Bureau Federation By Zippy Duvall, president of the American Farm...

Commentary: Farm Bureau: Protect more Crops in 2023 Farm Bill 

By Matthew Viohl, Director of Federal Policy at the California Farm Bureau   Reprinted with permission from the California Farm Bureau Federation  With summer...
flooded vineyards

COMMENTARY: How Managing Flood Flows Can Help Rescue Aquifers

By Thomas Harter, Mallika Nocco, Isaya Kisekka, and Helen Dahlke Reprinted with Permission from the California Farm Bureau Federation As a changing climate...