New UC ANR Website for Agritourism

Thinking of diversifying your business?  UC ANR has rolled out a new website that will act as a repository for a plethora of information for farmers who are interested in creating an agritourism [...]

USDA Announces Fruit Purchases

USDA recently announced the $26.7 million orange purchase program will commence on September 9 and run through December 18, 2019.  This is the final installment of the original $55 million [...]

Nationwide Updates on the Status of HLB

On Monday, USDA hosted a monthly conference call for citrus-producing states and stakeholders to discuss local and federal activities relative to HLB. Florida reports that due to tree removal [...]

ACTION ALERT: Amend Senate Bill 1

Senate Bill 1 by Senate Pro Tem Toni Atkins proposes dangerous changes to how the state implements the Endangered Species Act (ESA) which will have a devastating impact to farmers, rural and [...]