The Tulare City Council this week voted unanimously to replace Carlton Jones as mayor after Jones bashed the region's agriculture industry in a Facebook rant last month.
Over the years, the California-based operation has introduced many of the mainstay varieties common throughout the industry.
Activities tied to American Heart Month in February drove up sales in two key markets. The effort was the latest to boost domestic demand for walnuts as acreage balloons.
Sunflowers are easy to grow, easy to germinate and are not thirsty, University of California advisors say.
Jun 19, 2018
By John Wood, Regional Manager, Certis USA
Last fall marked the 10-year anniversary of a mandatory pasteurization program for almonds, preventing Salmonella outbreaks like the ones that occurred in 2001 and 2004.
University of California farm advisors who’ve been promoting the pressure bomb in recent years say it’s essentially a blood pressure test for tree leaves
Farm country fruit stands are often hidden gems for locals and travelers alike
Jun 06, 2018
By John Wood, Certis USA Regional Manager