Organic producers in California are pleased a new law will reduce their paperwork and fees for state registration.
Crews braced for another day of witheringly low humidity and temperatures in the upper 90s.
About a dozen youngsters competed in a special class at the Tehama District Fair in Red Bluff, Calif
Farmers dug about 2,500 wells in the San Joaquin Valley last year alone.
Firefighters battling the blaze in steep terrain braced for another day of temperatures in the high 90s and strong winds.
California's Citrus Pest and Disease Prevention Program and California Citrus Mutual are hosting a series of meetings for crew bosses on how to teach employees to prevent the spread of the Asian citrus psyllid, which can carry the deadly tree disease...
Telone is the third most commonly used pesticide in California.
The University of California and the California Rice Research Board are teaming to create a $1 million endowed chair for rice research, which will provide ongoing funding for projects to improve rice quality and boost grower efficiency.
The cost does not include the actual damages done by the fire like destroyed homes, only the costs of extinguishing and containing it.
Weather forecasters are backing off their prediction of a La Nina, which would favor cooler storms aimed at the Pacific Northwest. Instead, neutral oceanic conditions portend uncertainty in terms of weather throughout the West in the months ahead.
Jim Morris' ranch in Etna, Calif., has been in his wife's family since the 1850s, and has for decades been involved in research projects that prmote sustainable farming.
Five growers will be the latest inductees into the San Joaquin County Agricultural Hall of Fame at a banquet in Stockton, Calif., in October.
With overseas markets becoming more competitive, it underscores the California Walnut Commission's desire to focus much of its energy on expanding domestic consumption of the nut, an industry leader says.
The findings run counter to longstanding state pledges that the districts that would get water from the tunnels would pay the full cost.