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Santa Barbara County Ag Revenues Almost Hit $2 Billion Ceiling

Revenues derived from agricultural operations in Santa Barbara County are pushing up against the $2 billion mark — a $98.988 million increase from 2020.

Rebuilding Our Food System – Inside Julia’s Kitchen

Inside Julia's Kitchen features the 2022 Taste of Santa Barbara Rebuilding Our Food System Panel Discussion, which was recorded in front of a live audience…

Library On The Go visits Santa Barbara Farmers Market

Santa Barbara Public Library and Apples to Zucchini Cooking School partnered to host a pop-up at the Tuesday Downtown Farmers Market.

Ojai’s Famous Pixie Tangerine Struggles to Survive Wildfires and a Hot Real Estate Market

A changing climate is impacting Ojai's famous citrus orchards. Farmers estimate working farmland has shrunk at least 15% over the last decade.

Meet a Farmer – Ed Seaman of Santa Barbara Blueberries

CA Grown writes about Ed Seaman's journey into agriculture. Read more to learn about his agroecology practices and the future of farming.

Significant Investments & Drought Relief for Family Farmers in State Budget

The California State Legislature passed and Governor Gavin Newsom signed a series of budget bills that include significant investments in drought relief for small farms.

80K pounds of food distributed to Santa Maria non-profits
New Organics Recycling Program

New Composting Program in Santa Maria and Lompoc Valley Unincorporated Areas Begins July 1

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