If your operations are located in one of the regions listed below, it’s time to get the information you will need to protect your interests and get a seat at the table. The California Department of Water Resources (DWR) is holding a series of Hydrologic Region Groundwater Updates webinars beginning June 4.
The California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) will hold a series of statewide public workshops from May 28 - June 9 to hear ideas about how to address concerns about the use of pesticides around schools.
Producers who want to receive the federal discount on crop insurance are required to fill out a conservation compliance certification form (Form AD-1026)by June 1, 2015. Farmers who do not submit this form will see their crop insurance premiums increase.
To voice an opinion on who is the best 2016 presidential candidate or on the other hot issues facing our industry, please make time to attend one of three Western Growers’ Issues Forums being held in the Central Coast region on May 21.
Western Growers annual Washington, D.C., fly-in is underway with members of the board of directors convening to address issues critical to the agriculture industry with federal lawmakers and administration officials.
California governors seem predestined to be beset by crises. There is something about this place that seems to foster them. Pete Wilson’s tenure will be remembered as much for his management of multiple crises—major earthquakes, fiscal meltdowns, urban riots—as for his policy achievements.