McDonald’s test-markets Cuties
02/14/2014 12:56:37 PMFast-food giant McDonald’s is test-marketing Cuties mandarins at restaurants in Austin, Texas. Beginning Feb. 3, Cuties,... Read more.
San Jose grower dies at 88, leaves ag preserve
02/07/2014 12:32:21 PMWalter Cottle Lester, who wouldn’t sell his family’s ranch as San Jose’s urban sprawl grew... Read more.
California asparagus growers ponder drought’s effects
02/07/2014 12:34:04 PMMany California asparagus grower-shippers have concerns about water, but volumes could still be close to... Watch Video.
USDA offers $20 million for California water conservation
02/07/2014 12:37:50 PMThe U.S. Department of Agriculture is backing water conservation efforts in drought-stricken California with $20... Read more.
UPDATED: Industry counts wins in farm bill
02/07/2014 11:55:35 AM(UPDATED: Feb. 7) After a long fight, the farm bill is signed, sealed and delivered. By a convincing... Read more.
UPDATED: California citrus losses hit $441 million
02/07/2014 12:15:40 PM(UPDATED COVERAGE Feb. 6) San Joaquin Valley citrus growers lost about $441 million in revenue to... Read more.