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January 23, 2020 - California Farm Bureau Federation
During the next few weeks, beekeepers will finish moving some 2.5 million honeybee colonies into California orchards to pollinate the state's 1.2 million bearing acres of almond trees. An almond farmer and beekeeper talk about their preparations in the video and our Ag Alert story: http://ow.ly/vlYO50y3lCM
December 11, 2019 - California Farm Bureau Federation
“This is a huge step toward addressing problems that have harmed farmers, ranchers and their employees for more than a generation." - CFBF President Jamie Johansson on House passage of the Farm Workforce Modernization Act. News release: https://www.cfbf.com/news/house-passage-of-immigration-bill-heartens-farm-bureau/ fbclid=IwAR2gpOZE2wUPEtP-Ilp3VXyODzVsqvxT-Qvyb0TfrvjEKIp_sGzgPvUOCDc
October 31, 2019 - Pacific Legal Foundation
Butte County Farm Bureau Member Jack LaPant is being sued by the EPA because they believe the dirt, in a field that he sold, is pollution. Take note. If the EPA gets their way, every farmer will be labeled a polluter.