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KCFB: President’s Message

By Jenny Holtermann, President, Kern County Farm Bureau As the new year begins, we look at the new regulations and laws that...
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KCFB: Executive Director’s Report  

By Rachel Nettleton, Executive Director, Kern County Farm Bureau  The Kern County Farm Bureau is eagerly anticipating our 40th Annual Farm Day...

Wet Winter Heightens Potential Almond Disease Outbreak

By Natalie Willis, Reporter, Valley Ag Voice An unusual disease outbreak is afflicting California almonds on top of an already tumultuous market....

Superior Court Judge Approves Fong’s Congressional Bid

By Valley Ag Voice Staff A Sacramento Superior Court Judge ruled that Assemblyman Vince Fong can run for the 20th Congressional seat....

KCFB: President’s Message 

By Jenny Holtermann, President, Kern County Farm Bureau As the new year approaches, many of us may look for positive change...

18th Annual Spray Safe Event Underscores Continuing Education  

By Valley Ag Voice Staff The Kern County Farm Bureau is hosting its 18th annual Spray Safe Event on Jan. 19...

CA Farm Bureau Recognizes Local Ag Leaders

By Valley Ag Voice Staff The California Farm Bureau boasted a series of recognitions to local agricultural industry leaders spanning Kern...

Ensuring HR and Safety Compliance: The Critical Role of Document Version Control with FormForce 

Article provided by FormForce  Maintaining HR and safety compliance is non-negotiable in today's fast-paced business environment. Regulations change, audits loom, and the...

Kern Enters State Agreement for Huanglongbing Detection

California citrus navigates invasive insects, decreased volumes. Natalie Willis, Reporter, Valley Ag Voice Kern County's Agriculture and Measurement Standards Department proposed a cooperative...

KCFB: Executive Director’s Report

By Rachel Nettleton, Executive Director, Kern County Farm Bureau A few weeks ago, the Kern County Farm Bureau attended the Central Region...
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The Presentation of El Credo de FFA by Students From Kern County

By Valley Ag Voice Staff Spring was a season of significant events for California’s FFA Association. Kern County was represented by students...
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KCFB: President’s Message

By Patty Poire, President, Kern County Farm Bureau Here we are in the middle of 2023; what a weather year it has...

Changing Focus

By Scott Hamilton, President, Hamilton Resources Economics As 2023 sets in, farmers face ongoing questions regarding their water supplies. Challenges to long-standing methods...
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Once Upon a Farm: Frank and Evelyn Del Papa and Family

By Andrea Wright, Valley Ag Voice  When loss affects a local farm family, the community tends to come together through their trust...
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2022 Miss Rodeo Glennville Pageant

By Elizabeth Vaughn, Copy Editor, Valley Ag Voice  If you’ve ever been a part of a rodeo, you know the abundant amount...
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Concerns Rise at the Water Summit

By Scott Hamilton, President, Hamilton Resource Economics The Water Association of Kern County held their Water Summit May 19th after a two...
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Were Campaign Finance Rules Violated in Supervisorial Race?

By Melissa A. Nagel, Contributor, Valley Ag Voice Kern County’s District 3 Supervisor race is heating up and with elections right around...
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KCFB News: President’s Message

By Patty Poire, President, Kern County Farm Bureau WOW, here we are in June where half of the year has come and...
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KCFB News: Executive Director’s Report

By Romeo Agbalog, Executive Director, Kern County Farm Bureau Can you believe we are already in June? It appears as though we...
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KCFB News: Young Farmers & Ranchers

By Timothy Collins, Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers Timothy Collins Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers The pleasant spring weather gave...
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PPIC Present Their Perspective on the Future of the Valley to State Legislators

By Scott Hamilton, President, Hamilton Resource Economics The Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC) is a nonpartisan group that provides independent, objective...
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Precipitation Prediction with Miles Muzio

By Melissa A. Nagel, Contributor, Valley Ag Voice On February 23, 2022, the Water Association of Kern County (WAKC) hosted a lunch...
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KCFB Executive Director’s Report: Spring Forward—and Away We Go!

By Romeo Agbalog, Executive Director, Kern County Farm Bureau Just a couple of weeks ago we set our clocks an hour ahead...
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Young Farmers & Ranchers April Report

By Timothy Collins, Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers Timothy Collins Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers Last spring, the Young Farmers...
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Trustee Jeff Flores Highlights High School District Priorities

By Jeff Flores, Kern High School District Trustee  Serving as a Kern High Trustee is a responsibility I take seriously. The lives...
Christine Johnson, Kelley Higgins, Amy Mebane, Tim Collins, Katie Verhoef, and Emily Lopez.

KCFB: Young Farmers & Ranchers

By Timothy Collins, Chair, KC Young Farmers & Ranchers Timothy Collins Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers The world is a busy place...