October 01, 2018
Bringing new farmers and ranchers into agriculture and helping them succeed is an important priority in California and across the nation. As in many fields, the average age of farmers is rising. In fact, the most recent U.S. Census of Agriculture showed that the average principal farm owner in 2012 was 58.3 years old, up from just 50.5 years in 1982.
September 28, 2018
In celebration of “National Read a Book Day” on Thursday, September 6, volunteers from the local agriculture community in Imperial Valley participated in the first annual "Read with a Farmer" Day.
September 04, 2018
In this issue, read about how quality product and great relationships make the difference in export profits. Learn how the Ag Industry plans to deal with future water supply and shortages. Also, see the 2018 Director and Nominating Committee Election Results.