Business

Foothill Agrarian
Nothing like a Pendleton shirt!

Nov 9, 2011

Last week, the weather finally stayed cool enough during the day to justify breaking out my woolen Pendleton shirts.  My collection of Pendletons includes three or four shirts that I bought new or received as gifts.  The rest I've inherited f...

ranSACkedmedia.com
Thunder Valley thinking twice about trying to keep Sacramento Kings in town

When Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson was making the rounds and trying to drum up corporate support for keeping the Kings in town, one of his greatest accomplishments was getting the folks that run the Thunder Valley Casino to commit $1 … Continue ...

ranSACkedmedia.com
Police arrest three in connection to a rash of smash-and-grab robberies

The Sacramento Police Department has arrested three men that they believe may be connected to a string of recent late-night smash-and-grab robberies at several local businesses. An observant graveyard-shift Home Depot employee witnessed the trio as t...

California Rice Commission
Blog post by Peter Rystrom- Finishing by a whisker

Blog post by Peter Rystrom- Finishing by a whisker

The End of Harvest is here. For nearly six weeks my family and I have been working nonstop to bring in the crop. Though early rains had everyone imagining worst-case scenarios, three straight weeks of sunshine and 75 degree weather quickly came to ou...

California Rice Commission
Finishing by a whisker

Finishing by a whisker

The End of Harvest is here. For nearly six weeks my family and I have been working nonstop to bring in the crop. Though early rains had everyone imagining worst-case scenarios, three straight weeks of sunshine and 75 degree weather quickly came to ou...

Foothill Agrarian
Great Lakes Dairy Sheep Symposium Report – Volume 1

Nov 8, 2011

Late last week, the 17th annual Great Lakes Dairy Sheep Symposium was held in Petaluma, California.  Two of our former interns - Courtney McDonald and Callie Murphy - attended the entire conference (including a great tour of several sheep dairies ...

The Motivation 101 Blog
Andy Rooney

Andy Rooney

“That’s what a writer does. A writer’s job is to tell the truth.” – Andy Rooney I was reading an article about Andy Rooney’s death earlier today, and I came across that quote.  Rooney, best kno...

HealthyCal.org
More ag firms offering health care to workers

Nov 7, 2011

Business profits and social justice are slowly merging in the harsh agricultural fields of California, as progressive new company-sponsored clinics emerge to provide direct healthcare to farm workers – including undocumented immigrants. Agribusiness ...

ranSACkedmedia.com
Discount tobacco stores cater to the neighborhood fiend

Some residents in Sacramento are becoming increasingly worried about the amount of cigarette stores that are popping up all across the region. From Land Park and The Pocket neighborhoods to the cities of Citrus Heights and Roseville, these stores are...

California Rice Commission
Video from Sandy Denn- Snow Goose Farms wraps up harvest season

Video from Sandy Denn- Snow Goose Farms wraps up harvest season

Family farmer Sandy Denn in Willows describes how the 2011 rice harvest season treated her.Sandy Denn and her husband Wally own and operate Snow Goose Farms near Willows in Glenn County. She holds a law degree and has served on numerous boards and comm...

Stay connected to Sacramento Connect

Follow Sacramento Connect on Twitter  Find Sacramento Connect on Facebook  Sign up for the Sacramento Connect Newsletter

Advertisement

Categories

Advertisement



Newest Partners