Tulare Co. Crop Report

For week ending January 24, 2015 Small Grains and other Field Crops: Field preparation and planting continues as weather conditions permit. Wheat, oats, and other winter forage crops are growing [...]

Insuring a better tomorrow

Since opening his office doors back in Jan. 1, 2012, Ben Weldon’s State Farm has found a home in the charming town of Exeter. And it did not take him long to get comfortable and become a big part [...]

CRFG holds fruit tree workshop

A grafting demonstration of deciduous fruit trees using bare root stock and desirable scion wood will be Saturday, Jan. 31, from 10 a.m. to noon at 31497 Success Valley Dr., in the foothills [...]

State water supply rises after Dec. rain

December storm runoff and close coordination among federal and state agencies to take advantage of it will allow the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) to increase expected water [...]

Tulare Co. Crop Report

For the week ending Jan. 17, 2015. Small Grains And Other Field Crops: Field preparation and planting of winter wheat for grain and silage continues as weather conditions permit. The dense fog [...]

Valley to field test avocados

The San Joaquin Valley is the heart of California agriculture, but hasn’t been a hospitable home for commercial avocado production. UC Cooperative Extension specialist Mary Lu Arpaiais conducting [...]

IRS warns of latest phone scam

Each tax season, identity thieves find new ways to con honest taxpayers. This year is no different as the IRS warns about a sophisticated phone scam targeting taxpayers, including recent [...]

Exeter PD warns of utility fraud

The IRS isn’t the only public agency being impersonated. Earlier this month, the Exeter Police Department sent out an alert about scammers impersonating representatives from Southern California [...]

Crop Row

Farm groups work with new Congress As the new Congress convenes, California farm groups say they will renew their efforts to pursue key issues at the federal level. A California Farm Bureau [...]

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