Blue Diamond Growers Earns Recognition as Green Business Certified by the Modesto Chamber of Commerce’s California Green Business Network, Stanislaus County Program

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Following a comprehensive certification process, the Blue Diamond Growers facility in Salida, Calif., has earned distinction as being Green Business Certified. Blue Diamond is the first business in Stanislaus County to be recognized by the California Green Business Network, Stanislaus County, a program of the Modesto...

Crop Progress Report: March 29, 2021

The March 29 Crop Progress Report covers conditions and observations made between Friday, March 12 and Sunday, March 28, 2021. The next scheduled report will be posted on Monday, April 26, 2021. In the event of any significant occurrences prior to that date, the report will be updated as...

The Future of Food and Agriculture in California

This month I had the pleasure of joining executives from Beyond Meat and Sunbasket in discussing trends and issues that are top of mind for those in agribusiness—including increased investment in sustainability and technology. Thank you to DCA Partners for hosting “The Future of Food and Agriculture in California”....

Sustaining Healthy Growth

2020 was a year of historic proportions. The global pandemic created significant issues in both international trade and logistics, as well as in consumer buying patterns. After last spring’s dramatic price correction, pricing has remained relatively consistent through the fall season, with rallying points occurring as customers respond to...