Food trend watchers single out cauliflower People who predict food trends have named cauliflower as “the vegetable of 2014.” One article proclaimed “cauliflower is the next kale.” Another noted [...]

Citrus freeze losses vary significantly

Here, there and everywhere: That’s the general consensus about citrus fruit damage from the December freeze. “We don’t have exact percentages. We do know that damage varies significantly from [...]

Tulare co. Crop Report

For the week ending Jan. 11, 2014. Small grains and other field crops: Alfalfa fields remain in a state of winter dormancy. Silage and winter grains that have been planted continue to suffer from [...]

Taking A Cue

  Shooting pool is a favorite past time for Salvador Perez of Porterville. And one of his favorite places to do it was in Lindsay. “For me it is the best time you can have besides fishing,” [...]

Down to Business

Exeter Chamber holds Jan. 9 mixer for Jim Tyler Construction The January mixer for the Exeter Chamber of Commerce will be hosted by Jim Tyler Construction and Solar tomorrow, Jan. 9. The mixer [...]

A Trusted Land Trust

Following a rigorous evaluation, Sequoia Riverlands Trust (SRT) has been awarded accreditation from the Land Trust Accreditation Commission. SRT is among just 11 such land trusts nationally to [...]

Banking on Tradition

Shortly after converting the Exeter branch from Visalia Community Bank to Central Valley Community Bank, Central Valley Community Bancorp announced it would continue VCB’s more than 10-year [...]