Tulare Co. Crop Report

For the week ending Aug. 3, 2013. Small Grains And Other Field Crops: Late planted Black eye bean fields are setting pods. Early plantings of silage corn are being harvested, and the cutting and [...]

Crop Row

Bad weather boosts CA vegetable demand Demand has risen across the country for lettuce and other California-grown produce, as a result of weather-related problems in other states. Marketers say [...]

Where’s Walter

Walter, the Exeter Chamber cat, made his appearance on Aug. 5 at Exeter Family Dentistry, located at 148 N. E St. It was the first stop on Walter’s jount throughout the business community. Walter [...]

Seven Sycamores Cultivating Agri-tourism

There aren’t many places in the world where you can walk outside your door and smell oranges, drive along walnut groves to get from one city to the next and have coffee with the person who grows [...]

Where is Exeter’s famous cat Walter?

Walter, the shop cat at the Exeter Chamber of Commerce, doesn’t sprint out the door anymore when customers come in. Now he sits and enjoys the attention and interaction with visitors as people [...]

Local prevention service holds training

As a local prevention service provider the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD) of Tulare County has partnered with the Visalia Police Department to host the State [...]

Tulare Co. Crop Report

Small Grains And Other Field Crops: Grain harvest is finished, and fields are being replanted to forage crops. Double-cropped fields planted to summer beans, silage corn and Sudan grass are [...]

Crop Row

Almond harvest starts early Warm spring and summer weather encouraged almonds to develop early, and farmers have started harvesting this week in the southern San Joaquin Valley. Farmers in Kern [...]

Lightening the way

The number of solar farms is growing in Tulare County and at least three near foothill cities are nearing completion. But the local projects differ from the thousand-acre, 20-megawatt sites seen [...]

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