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November 19, 2015- Kings County Monthly Ag Roundtable
November 23, 2015- Second Annual Harvest Classic Golf Tournament
December 5-9, 2015 – CFBF Annual Meeting
January 21, 2016 – Wine Vs. Beer Showdown
Last month’s Annual Meeting, held at the Hanford Civic Auditorium ushered in another new beginning for Kings County Farm Bureau.
At the end of his two-year term, Dino Giacomazzi passed the presidential gavel and welcomed Josh Bettencourt as KCFB’s new president. Bettencourt is joined on the officer team by Vice President Monty Hoggard and Secretary/Treasurer Brian Medeiros.
Let us introduce you to the three gentlemen who will be leading KCFB’s board of directors for the next two years.read more
Dairies are Kings County’s highest valued ag commodity, producing $970 million last year, but local dairy farmers have long felt that California dairies are victims of an unbalanced milk pricing system. Hearings that began in September and ran through October could lead the state-regulated dairies to switch to a federal pricing structure.read more
Energy was high during Kings County Farm Bureau’s 97th Annual Meeting and dinner. Held Oct. 15 at the Hanford Civic Auditorium, the event was attended by nearly 400 community members interested in Kings County Farm Bureau’s activities and important issues they’ll be focusing on moving forward.read more
As Valley farmers pray that a wet winter is ahead, local water agencies, along with area ditch and canal companies, are moving forward with the formation of Groundwater Sustainability Agencies (GSAs).
In response to the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA), whose purpose is to balance California’s groundwater basins by 2040, the Valley’s various groundwater basins are in the process of developing Groundwater Sustainability Plans (GSPs).read more
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