Farm / Ag News

California Hosting Congressional Hearing On DroughtHouse committee will hear from farmers, communities leaders and state officials.
Calif. Lawmaker Looks To Regulate, Track Information On Pot IndustryThe bill introduced by state Sen. Lou Correa marks a milestone not only because it would provide significant state oversight of the multi-billion dollar industry for the first time, but because it is likely to get serious consideration in Sacramento after years of inaction.
Calif. Governor Not Sure Legal Pot A Good Plan, Country Could Lose Competitive EdgeCalifornia Governor Jerry Brown says he is not sure legalizing pot is a good idea in his state because the country could lose its competitive edge if too many people are getting stoned.
Thieves Steal 26 Calves From Stanislaus County Dairy FarmOvernight, culprits stole 16 one-month-old heifers. That’s after already swiping 10 the first time.
High Court To Hear Appeal About California RaisinsThe Supreme Court is taking up an appeal from California raisin producers who object to a government program that aims to stabilize prices by regulating the raisin market.
Bill Aims To Protect Farmworkers, But Farmer Says It's Too ExtremeAs the August sun beats down on the Central Valley, lawmakers are trying to shine the spotlight on the dangers of working in the heat.