CDFA to Initiate Second Round of Funding for the State Water Efficiency and Enhancement Program (SWEEP)

Dan Cattle, Citrus, Corn, Cotton, Dairy & Livestock, Drought, Education, Environment, Field & Row Crops, Forage Crops, General, Grain, Hogs & Pork, Industry News Release, Poultry, Specialty Crops, Sugar, Tree, nut & vine crops, Vegetables, Water

(From CDFA) The California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) will begin accepting applications on September 29, 2014 for a second round of funding for the State Water Efficiency and …

Obama Administration Launches Global Alliance for Climate Smart Agriculture

Dan Cattle, Citrus, Corn, Cotton, Dairy & Livestock, Drought, Environment, Field & Row Crops, Forage Crops, General, Grain, Hogs & Pork, Industry News Release, Poultry, Sugar, Tree, nut & vine crops, Vegetables, Water, Weather

The Obama Administration today announced the launch of the Global Alliance for Climate Smart Agriculture, a new effort to promote greater international engagement on ways agriculture can help mitigate the …

Farm Bill Rollout Challenges

Taylor Hillman Drought, Water, Weather

The United States Department of Agriculture and cooperative agencies have been busy since February implementing a record setting farm bill. State Conservationist Carlos Suarez says the focus of that being …