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12 09, 2019

Editorially Speaking– A New Beginning?

By | September 12th, 2019|Categories: Citrus Industry, Marketing, Trade|0 Comments

Growers should be sitting down with their shippers and marketers to determine “what if” strategies should the 18/19 season show signs of re-emerging.  This means will the navel and mandarin season get off to a better start than last year?  Last year there were several dynamics that adversely affected net returns per acre.  Growers, shippers, [...]

12 09, 2019

Joint coalition statement regarding SB 559

By | September 12th, 2019|Categories: Citrus Industry, Laws & Regulations, Politics|0 Comments

SB 559 Fails This Year, Resulting in Potential Delays on Critical Water Project   Link to Statement The 2019 legislative deadline has passed without a successful resolution for work needed to restore conveyance capacity on the Friant-Kern Canal. Both Senate Bill (SB) 559, which was a legislative measure introduced by State Senator Melissa Hurtado to [...]

12 09, 2019

CA Legislative Update – We’re in the Home Stretch

By | September 12th, 2019|Categories: Laws & Regulations|0 Comments

As the final week of the 2019 Legislative session draws to a close, there are a number of significant bills that remain outstanding. SB 1 (Atkins): Environmental Protections We want to thank each of our members who made phone calls and wrote letters to their representatives on SB 1.  Your engagement is valuable! After many [...]

12 09, 2019

Ribbon Cutting and Citrus Industry Appreciation Luncheon for Biosafety Level-3 Laboratory – September 26th

By | September 12th, 2019|Categories: Citrus Industry, Events, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Join the California Citrus Research Foundation, California Citrus Mutual, and the Citrus Research Board as we mark the completion of the Biosafety Level-3 Laboratory for HLB Research in Riverside, CA; the event is in partnership with UC Riverside. The day will kick-off at 10:00 am with a press conference and ribbon cutting. Immediately following we [...]

12 09, 2019

From UC ANR: New web app shows residents’ proximity to HLB disease

By | September 12th, 2019|Categories: Citrus Industry, Pest and Disease|0 Comments

The following is an excerpt from a blog post by the UC Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources written by Jeannette E. Warnert.  Click here to read the full article about the UC’s effort to educate residents about alternative backyard fruit trees. University of California Agriculture and Natural Resources IGIS programmers, in collaboration with UC Cooperative [...]

12 09, 2019

Citrus Research Board Names Marcy L. Martin as President

By | September 12th, 2019|Categories: Citrus Industry|0 Comments

VISALIA, CALIF. – September 10, 2019 – Marcy L. Martin was named today as the new president of the Citrus Research Board (CRB). The appointment was announced by CRB Chairman Dan Dreyer, who said that Martin was selected after a nearly year-long national search for the very best candidate to lead the organization. Martin joins the [...]

5 09, 2019

October Grower Town Halls with CCM – October 8th, 9th, and 10th

By | September 5th, 2019|Categories: Citrus Industry, Events|0 Comments

Join the California Citrus Mutual staff for a series of Grower Town Halls throughout California. Our staff will be in Coachella on Tuesday, October 8th; Ventura on Wednesday, October 9th; and Tulare on Thursday, October 10th. The CCM staff will give updates on the latest legislation and regulatory activity. Register in your area today by [...]

5 09, 2019

East Kaweah GSA Workshops – October 2nd and October 3rd

By | September 5th, 2019|Categories: Events, Water|0 Comments

East Kaweah Groundwater Sustainability Agency (GSA) will hold two Ag based workshops focused on their release of the Groundwater Sustainability Plans and local implementation of SGMA for groundwater sustainability: October 2 at the Exeter Veteran’s Memorial Building, located at 324 N. Kaweah Blvd. in Exeter. October 3 at the Ivanhoe Veteran's Memorial Building, located at [...]

5 09, 2019

Save the Date: Citrus Preseason Export Meetings – October 3rd

By | September 5th, 2019|Categories: Citrus Industry|0 Comments

California Citrus Exporters and Interested Parties: The California Citrus Quality Council has scheduled the citrus preseason export meetings on Thursday, October 3rd at the Visalia Convention Center. The Korea/China export meeting will be held in the morning followed by the Australia/New Zealand export meeting in the afternoon. The meetings will provide an overview of the requirements [...]

5 09, 2019

Pesticide Container Recycling Event – September 23rd

By | September 5th, 2019|Categories: Citrus Industry, Events, Pesticides, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Tulare County Board of Supervisors announced the new Pesticide Container Recycling Program that will take effect on Monday, September 23rd. The event will be located at the Tulare Agricultural Commissioner & Sealer of Weights & Measures Office at 4437 South Laspina St. Tulare, CA 93274, from the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. [...]