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USDA Measuring Financial Well-Being of California Farmers and Ranchers

Jim Rogers Agri-Business, Radio Reports

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is working to understand the financial well-being of California producers. For the next several months USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) will be gathering information from …

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Importance of Grape Crush Report During Heavy Wildfire Year

Jim Rogers Fruits & Vegetables, Radio Reports

Determining the data for the annual grape crush report could be a little complicated this year. The National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) issues the Grape Crush Report every year and …

Mandarins Showing Promise in First Objective Survey

Jim Rogers Fruits & Vegetables, Radio Reports

USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service conducted the Mandarin Objective Measurement Survey for the first time this year, getting a baseline for California production. Because it is a new survey, a …