Alfalfa, Dry Beans & Field Corn
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Check out the new blog providing timely updates on alfalfa happenings throughout the state. Scroll below to right column to view blog.
- Field Crop Notes - timely production information on alfalfa, dry bean, sugarbeet, corn and wheat production. Meeting announcements for these same crops
Linked data is from the California Irrigation Management Information System (CIMIS) weather stations. Visit CIMIS web site.
Fresno County Stations
- Firebaugh/Telles, Firebaugh
- Five Points South West, Five Points
- FivePoints/WSFS USDA, Five Points
- Fresno State, Fresno
- Orange Cove
- Panoche, Firebaugh
- Westlands, Tranquility
Kings County Stations
Tulare County Stations
UCCE Tulare County Calendar
Current Topics in Alfalfa & Forage News Blog NEW
Western Alfalfa & Forage Symposium to Feature Irrigation Workshop, Pest Management, and Forage Quality Mini-Symposium
How about a trip to beautiful Reno with >500 of your closest friends? Please join us for the 2019 Western Alfalfa & Forage Symposium Optimizing Yield and Quality in Irrigated Forages 19-21 November, 2019, Grand Sierra Hotel, Reno,...
The End of Chlorpyrifos in California will Profoundly Impact Alfalfa IPM and Pest Resistance: What are the Alternatives?
The end is near for chlorpyrifos (Lorsban) applications in many California crops, now on a faster timetable than previously anticipated. This results from a recent agreement between CA Department of Pesticide Regulation (CA-DPR) and pesticide...
Public educational event on healthy soil and climate-smart agriculture at Pikalok Ranch/Locke Farm in Mendota, CA September 13, 2019!
September 13, 2019 About forty people took part in the public educational event that was held at the farm of Gary, Mari, and Daniel Martin just north of Mendota, CA on the 13th of September to tackle the very timely and important topics of soil health...
Additional resources available for attendees of the Public Educational Field Day on Soil Health and Climate-Smart Agriculture on September 13, 2019 in Mendota, CA
September 8, 2019 In conjunction with CASI's public educational field day on soil health and climate-smart agriculture that will take place on Friday, September 13, 2019 at the farm of Gary and Mari Martin, the following online reference materials may...
Public Educational Field Day on Soil Health and Climate-Smart Agriculture Evaluations and a new cotton farmer network in the San Joaquin Valley
Friday, September 13, 2019 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM We invite folks to an important information sharing opportunity at the Mendota, CA farm of Gary and Mari Martin on Friday, September 13th at 10:00 AM. Work that is being done at their farm on soil...