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California Table Grapes awards grants

Jan 23, 2017 by The Packer
The California Table Grape Commission awarded $42,000 worth of grants to schools in California's San Joaquin and Coachella valleys through the Innovation in Teaching Education Grant Program.
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Texas citrus acreage may increase

Jan 20, 2017 by The Packer
Citrus acreage in Texas is expected to increase from 27,000 acres this year to as much as 30,000 acres by next year, despite challenges like citrus greening and the Mexican fruit fly, said Dale Murden, president of Missi
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Strong citrus season underway

Jan 20, 2017 by The Packer
Citrus growers were scrambling to harvest fruit out of muddy groves in California, expecting good-quality fruit out of Florida and could see some additional acreage in Texas by next season.