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2 04, 2020

Information Regarding the Property Tax Deadline April 10

By | April 2nd, 2020|Categories: Laws & Regulations|0 Comments

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19 03, 2020


By | March 19th, 2020|Categories: Citrus Industry, COVID-19, Laws & Regulations|0 Comments

By: The Saqui Law Group As an update to our previous eblast available here, The Senate passed the H.R. 6201: Families First Coronavirus Response Act this yesterday afternoon, Wednesday, March 18, 2020.  In a vote 90 to 8, the Senate approved legislation to provide paid sick leave to American workers affected by the new coronavirus. [...]

27 02, 2020

Secretary of the Interior responds to Newsom Administration Lawsuit against the Central Valley Project on February 20, 2020

By | February 27th, 2020|Categories: Laws & Regulations, Water|0 Comments

“Our team of career professionals did a great job using the best available science to develop new operational plans for the coordinated operations of the Central Valley Project and State Water Project. The governor and attorney general just launched a ship into a sea of unpredictable administrative and legal challenges regarding the most complex water [...]

20 02, 2020

CCM Board Chairman Matt Fisher Delivers Remarks at Press Conference with President Donald Trump

By | February 20th, 2020|Categories: Citrus Industry, Events, Laws & Regulations, Water|0 Comments

CCM Board Chairman Matt Fisher spoke at the press conference regarding California water accessibility with President Donald Trump. It was at this press conference that the President signed a Presidential Memorandum supporting more water development and delivery in California. You can see further details of the Memorandum in the press release below. “These biological opinions [...]

20 02, 2020

U.S. Department of Interior Press Release on February 19, 2020: Trump Administration Optimizes Water Delivery and Increases Species Protection in California’s Central Valley

By | February 20th, 2020|Categories: Events, Laws & Regulations, Water|0 Comments

BAKERSFIELD, CA - Today, U.S. Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt joined President Donald Trump and other federal officials in Bakersfield, California for the signing of a Presidential Memorandum supporting more water development and delivery in California. "President Trump gave the Department of the Interior and the Department of Commerce clear direction to move forward [...]

20 02, 2020

CMP Workshops – Tulare/Kings Counties Scheduled for Next Tuesday (2/25)

By | February 20th, 2020|Categories: Air Quality, Events, Laws & Regulations|0 Comments

Next week, the San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District will be hosting two free workshops to assist farmers and farming operations in updating their Conservation Management Plans (CMP’s).  The first workshop of the day will begin 10 a.m. located at the Tulare County Ag Commissioner’s Office at 4437 S. Laspina in Tulare. For more [...]

13 02, 2020

CCM President Casey Creamer presented at the CDFA State Board Meeting on February 11th

By | February 13th, 2020|Categories: Citrus Industry, Laws & Regulations, Marketing, Politics|0 Comments

CCM President Casey Creamer was invited to participate in a panel presentation at the State Board of Food and Agriculture meeting on February 11th. Creamer gave a state of the citrus industry presentation on the top issue facing growers today, which is profitability. Cost drivers such as labor, water, and pest and disease are cutting [...]

13 02, 2020

President Trump Proposes Budget Cuts for USDA

By | February 13th, 2020|Categories: Laws & Regulations, Politics|0 Comments

President Trump submitted his budget proposal to Congress this week in which he calls for cuts to key agricultural programs including an 8% reduction in funding for the discretionary budget of the U. S. Department of Agriculture and a significant cut crop insurance and agricultural subsidies. In addition, other domestic agencies would see reductions while military spending [...]

13 02, 2020

Fresh Produce Industry Convenes on Capitol Hill

By | February 13th, 2020|Categories: Citrus Industry, Laws & Regulations, Politics|0 Comments

Last week, CCM’s Casey Creamer and Alyssa Houtby attended the United Fresh Government Relations Council meeting in Washington, D.C. and joined over 35 industry leaders from around the Country for meetings on Capitol Hill on topics important to the fresh produce industry such as improving the international trade environment, addressing agriculture workforce issues, and how [...]

13 02, 2020

Press Release, February 10th: House Agriculture Committee Members Welcome Legislation to Protect America’s Food

By | February 13th, 2020|Categories: Citrus Industry, Laws & Regulations|0 Comments

WASHINGTON- House Agriculture Committee Chairman Collin Peterson, Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management Chairman Filemon Vela, Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture Chairman Jim Costa, and Committee Members Cindy Axne, Salud Carbajal, Josh Harder, and TJ Cox welcomed the passage of the Protecting America’s Food & Agriculture Act of 2019. The legislation, which [...]