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Foothill Agrarian
A Lucky Guy

Feb 20, 2015
A Lucky Guy

I might get in trouble for posting this picture!  I wish I knew who the artist is (perhaps somebody who sees this will know).  My friend Jeannie Hodges, who is the mother of my best friend from elementary school, posted this on my Facebook ti...

California Rice Commission
The World Ag Expo

The World Ag Expo

Rice grower Sean Doherty travels to Tulare to see the stunningly large World Ag Expo. Read his blog

California Rice Commission
Covey of Quail

Feb 16, 2015

Large gathering of a colorful bird in Butte County. Leslie Morris video.

California Rice Commission
Simply Stunning

Feb 16, 2015
Simply Stunning

Amazing sunset photos from Sacramento Valley rice country from photographer Brian Baer. View the Album

Foothill Agrarian
Herding Cultures

Feb 14, 2015
Herding Cultures

While today is Saturday (a day off for most), I went in to my new job to help move 300+ heifers into fresh pasture (complete with bulls!) this morning.  Ranching, even on a university research station, is rarely a 9-to-5, Monday-through-Friday job...

California Rice Commission
What’s New at Calrice.org 2015-02-11 06:02:00

What’s New at Calrice.org 2015-02-11 06:02:00

Recent storm activity provides encouragement for Sacramento Valley farmers. Read comments from a Glenn County rice grower. Read the blog

California Rice Commission
Glorious Mud

Glorious Mud

While recent rainfall didn't end the drought, it's a welcome sight in rice country. The Rice Commission’s Jim Morris has more.

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Life is a Flyway

Life is a Flyway

The Galt Winter Bird Festival provides a great opportunity to learn more about Sacramento Valley wildlife. The Rice Commission’s Jim Morris has details.

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Foothill Agrarian
How will we know when it’s over?

Feb 8, 2015

As I write this on Sunday evening (February 8, 2015), my rain coat and my winter work coat are both drying.  This weekend marks the first time I've needed rain gear since before Christmas - so far, we've measured nearly 2.75" of rain since Fr...

California Rice Commission
Sacramento Valley Wildlife Conservationists honored

Sacramento Valley Wildlife Conservationists honored

The California Waterfowl Association has recognized some of the outstanding conservationists in our region. The Rice Commission’s Paul Buttner comments on their contributions.

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