Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
University of California
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources


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Late-harvest processing peaches produce more profit, new UC studies show
Posted 6/21/2017 - Tree fruit growers can receive premiums for delivering certain extra-early varieties of peaches, but peach farmers may net roughly $800 more per acre from late-harvest...

Bee knowledgeable: Pollinator Week is June 19–25, 2017
Posted 6/20/2017 - Bees are the most important pollinators of California agriculture — helping farmers grow field crops, fruits, nuts, and vegetables. Honey bees receive most of the...

Raising sheep and goats for fun and profit
Posted 6/15/2017 - A 4-H sheep or goat project has something in common with ranchers raising animals for a living. In both cases, one objective is profit. “Profit is not a dirty...

Better soil boosts farm profit and benefits the planet
Posted 6/12/2017 - Healthy soil does much more than hold plants upright on the surface of the earth. It is a mix of mineral bits and old plant particles teeming with microbes to form a...

Looking to hire a maintenance gardener? Make sure they are DPR certified
Posted 5/31/2017 - Memorial Day Weekend has just passed, bringing with it the unofficial start of summer. The warm weather we've recently experienced following a rich rainy season is the...

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