Salinas growers confront labor shortage
11/13/2014 1:53:34 PMSALINAS, Calif. — Without labor to harvest them, some Salinas Valley crops were abandoned in... Watch Video.
There's still time to submit Potato Industry Award nominations
11/11/2014 12:58:21 PMIf you've put off submitting a nomination for the Potato Industry Awards, don't worry—you still... Read more.
NSF grant will fund improvements to electronic insect trap
11/11/2014 10:04:45 AMSpensa Technologies Inc., manufacturer of an electronic insect-trapping device, received a $630,000 grant from the... Read more.
Eating pistachios regularly may cut chances for diabetes
11/11/2014 9:44:42 AMPistachios may have glucose- and insulin-lowering effects while helping reduce the risk of type 2... Read more.
Wonderful Halos get $20 million boost this season
11/10/2014 8:51:34 PMWonderful Halos are back with fresh fruit, fresh commercials and fresh point-of-sale materials for retailers... Watch Video.
UPDATED: USDA clears genetically modified potato from Simplot
11/10/2014 8:53:21 PM(UPDATED COVERAGE, Nov. 11) Genetically modified potato varieties designed by the J.R. Simplot Co. for... Read more.
Court demands explanation from labor board in Gerawan case
11/07/2014 9:37:12 AMCalifornia’s Agricultural Labor Relations Board has until Dec. 1 to explain to the California Court... Read more.
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