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EPA extends comment period on changes to worker protection rule

05/14/2014 3:49:50 PM

The Environmental Protection Agency has extended the comment period to Aug. 18 on a proposal to strengthen... Read more.


Black Gold grows potatoes all over

05/14/2014 11:23:34 AM

Black Gold Farms has begun its 2014 red potato harvest, which boasts locally grown spuds beginning... Read more.


UC program promotes Zumba fitness to farmworkers

05/12/2014 3:23:37 PM

The University of California, Davis, has begun a new worksite-based health program designed to lower... Watch Video.



HLB multi-agency group puts $1.5 million toward biocontrol

05/08/2014 5:05:36 PM

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Huanglongbing Multi-Agency Coordination Group has allocated more than $1.5 million... Watch Video.


California desert growers report ample water supplies

05/08/2014 8:59:44 AM

If you need water in California these days, you may have to go to the desert. With growers struggling... Read more.


Weather accelerates peppers, other vegetables

05/08/2014 8:59:06 AM

The spring crop of desert vegetables is off to a fast start this year, according to growers and shippers... Read more.


Smartphone app helps diagnose pests remotely

05/06/2014 11:12:44 AM

A smartphone application developed by Purdue University could help growers nationwide to submit pest samples... Read more.



USDA announces block grant allocations

04/28/2014 5:45:25 PM

California will again receive the biggest share of funds from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s... Read more.


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