FDA: Grazing Cows Likely Cause Of E. Coli Outbreaks Linked To Salinas Valley Romaine LettuceOutbreaks of E. coli illness that sickened 188 people who ate romaine lettuce grown in California probably came from cattle grazing near the farms, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
San Jose Volunteers Organize Food Drive for Salinas Valley Farm WorkersSan Jose volunteers are making sure that one group of essential workers is not overlooked in the COVID-19 crisis.
2 Inmates Killed In A Northern California Prison Over The WeekendState authorities say the weekend deaths of two inmates at a Northern California prison are being investigated as unrelated homicides.
SKY Drone 5: Drought-Busting Winter Proves A Setback For Central Coast FarmersThis year's extraordinarily wet winter has destroyed or delayed several staples of the local agriculture industry.
Salinas Valley Deals With Farmworker Shortage; Fields Left UnpickedIts harvest time in the Salinas Valley, and produce from the “Salad Bowl of the World” is ready for the dinner table. But in this the land of plenty, there is a big shortage of farm workers.
Robot Lettuce Pickers In Salinas Point To Future Of FarmingRobotic farming could provide relief from recent labor shortages, lessen the unknowns of immigration reform, even reduce costs, increase quality and yield a more consistent product.
Salinas Farmworker Dies In Near 100-Degree HeatState workplace safety officials are investigating the death of a farm supervisor who died after passing out on a Salinas Valley farm.