Agriculture

Fresno forum to highlight ag exporting

Growers and food processors are invited to hear about trends and topics in international trade at a forum on May 15 at Fresno City Hall.

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Family donates dairy antiques to Tulare museum

Shirley Sybesma and her sons Charles and Arnold at the Antique Farm Equipment MuseumThe Antique Farm Equipment Museum at the International Agri-Center has a new display of dairy pharmaceutical supplies and walls of cattle brands donated by the Sybesma family of Tulare.

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Airoso named Tulare County Farm Bureau president

Joey Airoso.Outgoing Tulare County Farm Bureau President Steve Godlin will pass the gavel to local dairy farmer Joey Airoso at the Farm Bureau annual meeting this week.

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Pandol elected grape chair

Outgoing Chairman John V. Zaninovich, left, hands the gavel to newly appointed Chairman Louis Pandol.
Louis Pandol of Pandol Bros., Inc. in Delano has been elected as the new chairman of the California Table Grape Commission in Fresno, succeeding the prior chairman John V. Zaninovich of Vincent B. Zaninovich & Sons.

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Setton Farms to be sports Emmy sponsor

Setton Farms—a Terra Bella-based pistachio processor and producer of Pistachio Chewy Bites—will be a sponsor of the 35th Annual Sports Emmy Awards on May 6 at Frederick P. Rose Hall, home of Jazz at Lincoln Center, in New York.

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Dynamax opens Fresno office

Houston-based Dynamax Inc., a provider of sap flow equipment and soil moisture measurement technology for more than 25 years, has expanded to a new office in the Water, Energy and Technology Center on the campus of Fresno State.

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Farm bureau seeks journalism award entries

Nominations are now being accepted for the 20th annual Journalism Awards that will be presented during the Fresno County Farm Bureau's "Celebrating Friends of Agriculture" event on June 19.

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Spring citrus meeting set

University of California Cooperative Extension will present a spring citrus meeting from 8 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. May 1 at the Tulare County Agricultural Building, 4437 S. Laspina St. in Tulare.

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Antique Farm Equipment Show upcoming

Antique Farm Equipment Show in Tulare.
The International Agri-Center will host the 22nd Annual California Antique Farm Equipment Show, April 25-27 in Tulare.

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Netafim unveils water management device

Netafim Landscape ControllerNetafim USA, a Fresno-based irrigation equipment manufacturer, has brought a new web-based watering controller to the market using a range of data sources to determine a plant's exact moisture needs.

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