Press Coverage

2006 Print, Radio and Television News

"Conservation Efforts Seem to Work, Songbird Escapes Endangered Listing"
Capital Press (December 29, 2006)

"Dairy Cows: Renewable Gas Wells, Methane Digesters Could Power 50,000 Homes by Next Winter"
Capital Press (December 29, 2006)

"Rice Farmers Flood Fields, Straw Management, Winter Waterfowl Habitat Reasons for Expensive Practice"
Capital Press (December 15, 2006)

"Farm Bureau Honors Conservation Efforts, Lange Family Among those Honored at CFBF Annual Award Ceremony"
Capital Press (December 8, 2006)

"Lodi Farmers Win Conservation Honors"
Capital Press (December 4, 2006)

"Water Water Everywhere: But Is it Clean Enough to Drink?"
Resource, publication of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (November 2006)

"Cal-HIP: Protecting California's Natural Areas"
California Native Plant Society Bulletin (October-December 2006)

"The Green Menace"
Greenhouse Grower (October 2006)

"As Growers Gain Experience, Confidence in Conservation Tillage Grows"
Partners in Conservation, publication of the Natural Resources Conservation Service (September 2006)

"Industry Joins Coalition to Weed Out Invasives"
Capital Press (August 18, 2006)

"Conservation District Backer Honored with Award Nomination"
Oroville Mercury-Register (July 24, 2006)

"Weeds Invading Mountain Area"
Sierra Star (July 21, 2006)

"Environmentalist Seeks Alliance with Ag"
Capital Press (July 7, 2006)

"Research Seeks to Adapt Conservation Tillage for California Fields"
California Agriculture, publication of the University of California (July-September 2006)

"Sustainable Conservation Opens Modesto, CA Office"
Agribusiness Dairyman (July 2006)

"Newest Alt Fuel? Cow Manure"
Business Fleet Magazine (July/August 2006)

"Touring California: State Shows off Farm Technology to UN Delegation"
Capital Press Agriculture Weekly (June 30, 2006)

"U.N.'s Delegates Visiting the Valley"
The Modesto Bee (June 27, 2006)

"Central Valley Dairy Farmer Shows UN Delegates How He Got Off the Grid"
Central Valley Business Times (June 26, 2006)

"Sustainable Farming Award Nominations Sought for California Farmers"
California Dairy Industry Headline News (June 14, 2006)

"Agencies Battle Elkhorn Erosion"
The Herald, Monterey County (June 12, 2006)

"Sustainable Ag Group Opens Modesto Office to Aid Farmers"
Ag Alert, weekly newspaper of the California Farm Bureau Federation (June 7, 2006)

"Conservation Tillage Gaining Ground for Dairy Feed Production in the Central Valley"
Partners in Conservation, newsletter of the Natural Resources Conservation Service (June 2006)

"Sustainable Conservation Conference"
Partners in Conservation, newsletter of the Natural Resources Conservation Service (June 2006)

"Conservation Award Nominees Sought - $10,000 Available"
Agribusiness Dairyman (June 2006)

"Invasive Plants in the Garden: Give Them a Niche and They Take a Mile"
University of California, Davis Arboretum Review (June 2006)

"Cotton, Canola Show Biodiesel Promise for California"
Capital Press (May 31, 2006)

"Sustainable Conservation Hope to Shape Central Valley's Future"
Central Valley Business Times (May 22, 2006)
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"Ag, Biofuels Compatible, Group Says"
California Dairy Industry Headline News (May 22, 2006)

"Ag, Biofuels Compatible, Group Says"
The Modesto Bee (May 20, 2006)

"Central Valley Could Become Nation's Biofuels Center"
Central Valley Business Times (May 19, 2006)
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"California Dairies Prove Cultivation Techniques Could Save Millions and Protect Clean Air and Water"
Agribusiness Dairyman (May 19, 2006)

"Sustainable Conservation Opens Central Valley Office"
Central Valley Business Times (May 18, 2006)

"Elkhorn Slough - Slicing Through Red Tape"
The California Runoff Rundown, newsletter of the Water Education Foundation (Spring 2006)

"Conservation Practices Yield Abundance, Study Tests No-Till Sowing and Three-Crop Rotation"
The Modesto Bee (April 22, 2006)

"Central Valley Farmers, Ranchers Sought for Award"
Central Valley Business Times (April 19, 2006)

"Nominate a California farmer or rancher to win up to $10,000!"
The Community Alliance with Family Farmers (April 2006)

"Renewable Energy"
The New York Times (March 11, 2006)

"Calif. Auto Recyclers Receive Award from State"
Recycling Today (March 3, 2006)

"Auto Recyclers Get Environmental Award"
Central Valley Business Times (March 2, 2006)

KTVU (News Channel 2), News story about dog waste as renewable energy
Reporter: Gasia Mikaelian
Date: February 23, 2006

"Sustainable Conservation, Cultivation Techniques Save Millions and Protect Air and Water"
California Dairy (February 2006)

"California Dairies Prove Cultivation Techniques Could Save Millions and Protect Clean Air and Water"
Western United Dairymen (February 8, 2006)

"Triple Cropping Can Be a Valuable Waste Management Tool for Dairies"
Hoards Dairyman (January 25, 2006)

KCBS (740 AM)
Reporter: Betsy Rosenberg
Date: January 9, 2006
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"California Dairy Farmers Turn Manure into Profit"
California Dairy (January 2006)