Please join us for the 9th Annual Citrus Field Day designed for citrus growers and citrus industry representatives. CE Credits are available for this event: 0.5 hours of “Laws and Regulations” and 3.0 hours of “Other”. The last day to register for the event is Tuesday, January 21, 2020! Follow this link for more information.
On January 16th the U.S. Senate passed the USMCA Implementing Act/H.R. 5430 by an 89-10 vote. H.R. 5430 will now go to President Trump to be signed into law. The USMCA will go into force 30 days after the president notifies Congress upon Mexico and Canada each taking the necessary measures to comply with the [...]
The Trump administration achieved a significant policy objective on Wednesday when the President and the Vice Premier of China signed the Phase One Trade agreement. As previously noted in previous market memo’s, China has agreed to purchase at least $40 billion annually over two years of U.S. agricultural products. In exchange, the Trump Administration has [...]
Due to large response registration has closed for the Tulare-Kings Spray Safe. We look forward to seeing you there.
The Citrus Pest Detection Program (operated by the Central California Tristeza Eradication Agency) is now recruiting for the position of Administrative Manager. The job opportunity announcement and job description for this new position is in the links below. Please share with any qualified individual(s) you know who might be interested. Administrative Manager Opportunity Information Document [...]
Position opening as Physical Plant Mechanic 2 at the University of California, Lindcove Research & Extension Center
Salary Range Min $19.54 to Mid $29.41. Shift M-F, 7 AM–4 PM University of California, Lindcove Research & Extension Center, Exeter, CA is seeking a full time, salaried, position with full medical and retirement benefits. Applicant must possess the ability to perform repairs and maintenance on buildings, and grounds within the facility. Skills in rough [...]
UC Ag Experts Talk presentation “ACP for Commercial Growers and Pest Control Advisers”, now available for viewing, along with other past talks on various citrus pests
To view any of the past webinars please visit www.ucanr.edu or follow this link.
LA Superior Court Judge William Highberger ruled this week that AB 5 cannot apply to truckers, writing that the statute is preempted by federal law. “The record before the Court in this case confirms the common-sense conclusion that AB 5 would have a substantial impact on trucking prices, routes, and services, as motor carriers in [...]
On Tuesday, the Senate Finance Committee approved the US Mexico Canada Agreement by a vote of 25-3. The Senate Budget Committee and Environment and Public Works Committee are expected to vote on the agreement early next week, followed by the Senate Commerce and Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committees. Finally, the Senate Appropriations and [...]