April 3rd, 2013 - Jill Ettinger
Facing rising feed costs, drought and high state taxes, farming is becoming increasingly more difficult for California’s dairy farmers, and some are being courted to leave the state, reports the Los Angeles Times.
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October 16th, 2012 - Jill Ettinger
The drought currently plaguing the nation may cost California 100 dairy farmers before the year’s end, according to dairy industry experts.
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December 8th, 2010 - Jill Ettinger
Over two dozen California legislators and more than 50 scientists – including five Nobel laureates – objected to California’s use of methyl iodide on California strawberry crops, but, the measure was approved on December 1st.
Read More:Cancer-Causing Strawberries Approved in California