October 9, 2011
Fresno State, located in the heart of industrial farming country, finally embraces organic farming. Their students need knowledge of organics to compete for jobs - but their introduction of these classes coincides with big cuts to state colleges' budgets. Will organic training survive the budget crunch?
February 11, 2010
A scientific review panel evaluating a soil fumigant for use in California agriculture has concluded that its application in strawberry fields and elsewhere would result in "significant health risks" for workers and the general population.