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Agri View: Talk Continues on Effects of the Wall

Dan Agri View, Trade

Everett Griner talks about how the wall will affect agriculture in today’s Agri View.       Well, talk continues about the wall. What is it going to cost? Estimates range from 8 billion to 25 billion dollars. Whatever the cost, constructing that wall is not the only thing that generates financial repercussions. Trade, especially farm trade. Sale of farm …

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Agri View: Big Farm, Small Farm

Dan Agri View

Everett Griner talks about the difference between a big farm, small farm, and a medium sized farm in America in today’s Agri View.       Big farm, small farm. What is the difference? Well if the gross annual income is 350 thousand dollars per year or less, that is a small farm. In 2015, 42 percent were small farms. …

The Western View: Fruit Trail

Aria Wilcox Features, Western View

It’s time for the Fresno County Fruit Trail. This is a self-guided tour through the fruit-growing region of southeast Fresno County. Like you I’m sure, I have my favorite fruit and vegetable stands, but when I saw their website I thought it might be a good thing for when company comes and wants to look around. Then I saw just …

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Agri View: Food Cost Drops in 2016

Dan Agri View

    Everett Griner talks about food cost dropping in 2016 in today’s Agri View.         More than one agency keeps a tab on what we in America pay for food we consume. The Consumer Price Index is the most accepted source for yearly spending. For instance, we paid less for the foods consumed at home in …

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Agri View: Food Labels Confuse People

Dan Agri View

Everett Griner talks about food labels and why they are so confusing in today’s Agri View.         Consumers all over the world want to know what goes into the food they buy. Those same consumers are confused about some of the things they read. Over 80 percent of those surveyed thought organic meant no pesticides. Most said …

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Western View: Trump and Agriculture

Aria Wilcox Features, Western View

A while ago we were talking about some of the changes the Trump administration is bringing to our world. Most of what we talked about were beneficial to agriculture, and government is obviously moving to be more business-friendly. But there are some storm clouds gathering, and we may be seeing some real problems ahead for ag producers.

The California Kitchen: Mushroom Udon

Aria Wilcox California Kitchen, Features

In today’s California Kitchen, learn to cook amazing cajun mushroom risotto carbonara with The Untamed Chef, Albert J. Hernandez. Here is what you will need: ½ Cup Oil 1 Lb Udon Noodles ½ Cup Cabbage ¼ Cup Carrots 1 Cup Mushrooms 4 T Brown Sugar ½ Cup Soy Sauce To get the cooking directions, listen to today’s California Kitchen from …