Multimedia Library - All http://westernfarmpress.com/media/all en Growing pistachios at Pioneer Nursery http://westernfarmpress.com/tree-nuts/growing-pistachios-pioneer-nursery <div class="node-body gallery-body">Pioneer Nursery knows pistachios</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/tree-nuts/growing-pistachios-pioneer-nursery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/tree-nuts/growing-pistachios-pioneer-nursery#comments Tree Nuts Pistachios Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:08:00 +0000 155691 at http://westernfarmpress.com <p>Pistachio industry pioneers Corky Anderson, left, and Ken Puryear are partners in Pioneer nursery, a producer of pistachio rootstock in Kern County, Calif.</p> Mark Watte: Growing cotton in California's southern San Joaquin Valley http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/mark-watte-growing-cotton-californias-southern-san-joaquin-valley <div class="node-body video-body">Cotton runs deep in the veins of the Watte family of Tulare, Calif. as the family planted the first seed 56 years ago (1959). In 2014, the family grew about 1,200 acres of Pima and Upland-type cottons.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/mark-watte-growing-cotton-californias-southern-san-joaquin-valley" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/mark-watte-growing-cotton-californias-southern-san-joaquin-valley#comments Cotton Thu, 15 Jan 2015 17:29:00 +0000 155431 at http://westernfarmpress.com Watte Family: Generations of cotton-growing experience http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/watte-family-generations-cotton-growing-experience <div class="node-body gallery-body">Enjoy these photos of the Watte farm family in Tulare, Calif. Mark Watte is the winner of the 2015 Western Farm Press High Cotton Award from Western Farm Press.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/watte-family-generations-cotton-growing-experience" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/watte-family-generations-cotton-growing-experience#comments Cotton Fri, 02 Jan 2015 21:34:00 +0000 155101 at http://westernfarmpress.com Snapshots at Family Tree Farms, Tulare County, Calif. http://westernfarmpress.com/orchard-crops/snapshots-family-tree-farms-tulare-county-calif <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Family Tree Farms is a medium-to-large tree fruit grower in Tulare, County.one of the la</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/orchard-crops/snapshots-family-tree-farms-tulare-county-calif" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/orchard-crops/snapshots-family-tree-farms-tulare-county-calif#comments Orchard Crops Stone Fruit Tue, 30 Dec 2014 21:36:00 +0000 155041 at http://westernfarmpress.com 2014 in Review: Western Cotton Shippers Association http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/2014-review-western-cotton-shippers-association <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>As 2014 draws to a close, a look back at the Western Cotton Shippers Association annual meeting held in Tubac, Ariz. and those who participated in the event.</p> <p><span style="font-size: 13.3333339691162px;">Participants heard speakers discuss cotton and shipping issues, included Jesse &nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/2014-review-western-cotton-shippers-association" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/2014-review-western-cotton-shippers-association#comments Cotton Mon, 29 Dec 2014 00:49:00 +0000 154961 at http://westernfarmpress.com Long Beach export tour kicks off 2014 California Alfalfa and Grains Symposium http://westernfarmpress.com/alfalfa/long-beach-export-tour-kicks-2014-california-alfalfa-and-grains-symposium <div class="node-body gallery-body">See the people and facilities which ready western-grown hay and grains for overseas shipments.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/alfalfa/long-beach-export-tour-kicks-2014-california-alfalfa-and-grains-symposium" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/alfalfa/long-beach-export-tour-kicks-2014-california-alfalfa-and-grains-symposium#comments Alfalfa Cereal Grains Thu, 11 Dec 2014 04:57:00 +0000 154651 at http://westernfarmpress.com Almond conference opens in Sacramento, Calif. http://westernfarmpress.com/orchard-crops/almond-conference-opens-sacramento-calif <div class="node-body gallery-body">2014 Almond Conference opens three-day run in Sacramento, Calif.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/orchard-crops/almond-conference-opens-sacramento-calif" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/orchard-crops/almond-conference-opens-sacramento-calif#comments Orchard Crops Almonds Wed, 10 Dec 2014 03:51:00 +0000 154641 at http://westernfarmpress.com <p>University of California Cooperative Extension Advisor David Haviland shares management techniques to control spider mite and other pests in almond orchards on the opening day of the Almond Conference in Sacramento, Calif.</p> Winery: Solar is socially, environmentally responsible http://westernfarmpress.com/grapes/winery-solar-socially-environmentally-responsible <div class="node-body gallery-body">Arizona’s abundance of sunshine not only ripens grapes but can provide sustainable energy to power wineries.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/grapes/winery-solar-socially-environmentally-responsible" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/grapes/winery-solar-socially-environmentally-responsible#comments Grapes Fri, 05 Dec 2014 15:21:00 +0000 154551 at http://westernfarmpress.com Gallery: 2014 Western Plant Health Association meeting http://westernfarmpress.com/miscellaneous/gallery-2014-western-plant-health-association-meeting <div class="node-body gallery-body">Photos of folks at the 2014 Western Plant Health Association annual meeting.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/miscellaneous/gallery-2014-western-plant-health-association-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/miscellaneous/gallery-2014-western-plant-health-association-meeting#comments Miscellaneous Pesticides Mon, 01 Dec 2014 00:57:00 +0000 154411 at http://westernfarmpress.com CalASFMRA welcomes Cal Poly students http://westernfarmpress.com/miscellaneous/calasfmra-welcomes-cal-poly-students <div class="node-body gallery-body">California rural appraisers welcome Cal Poly students to Pismo Beach gathering</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/miscellaneous/calasfmra-welcomes-cal-poly-students" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/miscellaneous/calasfmra-welcomes-cal-poly-students#comments Miscellaneous Thu, 20 Nov 2014 03:37:00 +0000 154281 at http://westernfarmpress.com <p>About 50 Cal Poly agricultural students were welcomed to a reception hosted by the California chapter of the American Society of Farm managers and Rural Appraisers.</p>