Press Coverage

2007 Print, Radio and Television News

"Stewards of the Land"
Ag Alert (December 2007)

"Environmental Stewardship and Economic Success"
Ag Alert (December 2007)

"Commentary: Environmental Stewardship and Economic Success"
California Farm Bureau Federation (December 2007)

"Farmers Link Stewardship with Economic Success"
Capital Press (December 2007)

"Craig McNamara: Conservation Award"
UC, Davis College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (December 2007)

"McNamara Honored for Land Conservation"
Winters Express December (December 2007)

"Farm Bureau Recognizes Several Valley Growers at Nevada Convention"
Modesto Bee (December 2007)

"Winters Walnut Farmer Earns State Conservation Recognition"
Woodland Daily Democrat (December 2007)

"Growing a Legacy"
Davis Enterprise (December 2007)

"Fresno Co. Rancher Award Finalist"
Fresno Bee (December 2007)

"Rickert Family Recognized for North State Conservation Efforts"
East Valley Times (December 2007)

"Leopold Winner Says Sustainable Agriculture Is Widely Embraced"
Central Valley Business Times (December 2007)

"California Farmer Receives Top Conservation Honor"
Capital Press (December 2007)

"Walnut Farmer Links Stewardship with Success"
Yolo County Wire (December 2007)

"Sustainable Conservation Launches Greenhouse Gas Initiative"
Capital Press (December 2007)

"Prather Ranch up for Conservation Award"
Anderson Valley Post (November 2007)

"Dairyman Goes Green: Now up for Conservation Award"
Turlock Journal (November 2007)

"Turlock Dairyman up for Conservation Award"
Modesto Bee (November 2007)

"Prather Ranch is Leopold Finalist"
Redding Record Searchlight (November 2007)

"Leopold Conservation Award Finalists Demonstrate Environmental Stewardship Across California"
Shasta County News (November 2007)

"Climate Conference at Fresno State"
California Farmer (November 2007)

"New Climate Change Laws Affect Row Crop Farmers"
California Farm Bureau Federation (November 2007)

"Impact of Climate Change on Agriculture Is Fresno State Conference Topic"
Late (November 2007)

"Climate Change's Impact on Farming Is Conference Topic"
Chico Enterprise-Record (November 2007)

"Climate-Change Legislation on Agenda"
Fresno Bee (November 2007)

"Climate Change Impact on Ag Is Conference Focus"
Fresno State (November 2007)

"Alliance Maps Strategy to Preserve Bird Population"
Capital Press (November 2007)

"Range Summit Seeks Common Ground on Conservation Goals"
Capital Press (October 2007)

"Pacific Gas and Electric Company Honors Employees for Environmental Leadership"
Trading Markets (October 2007)

"Working All Fronts: How Sustainable Conservation Unites All Sectors for the Environment"
Stanford Social Innovation Review (September 2007)

"Historic Effort for Imperiled Blackbird"
The Stockton Record (September 2007)

"Defending the Natives"
TV20/Cable 13 (September 2007)

"Agreement Aims to Aid Vanishing Species"
The Davis Enterprise (August 2007)

"Cooperative Plan from FWS to Aid Yolo Farmers"
Daily Democrat (August 2007)

"California Embraces an Udder Way to Make Electricity"
Central Valley Business Times (August 2007)

"Planting Trouble in Your Garden" (July 2007)

"From Waste to Watts: Biofuel Bonanza"
KQED Public Television (July 2007)

"Award-Winning Environmentalists"
KQED Public Radio - Forum (July 2007)

"Innovative Solution to Counter Pollution"
KGO/ABC7-TV (July 2007)

"Sustainable Conservation Director Honored"
Capital Press (July 2007)

"Three in Central Valley Honored by Irvine Foundation"
Central Valley Business Times (July 2007)

"Calif. Foundation Announces Leadership Awards"
Philanthropy Today (July 2007)

"Environmentalist Lauded for Valley Ag Ties"
Fresno Bee (July 2007)

"Irvine Foundation Gives Out Leadership Awards"
San Francisco Business Times (July 2007)

"Irvine Foundation Gives Out Leadership Awards"
MSN Money (July 2007)

"Conservations' Effort Net $125K in Leadership Awards"
Modesto Bee (July 2007)

"Kawamura and Hickox: Collaboration Is Key in 'All Things Green'"
Sacramento Bee (July 2007)

"Save $85 Million with Alternatives to Invasive Species"
California Green Solutions (July 2007)

"Plant Right Initiative by California Horticulture"
California Green Solutions (July 2007)

"Choosing a Charity - A Guide to Giving"
Debonair Magazine (July 2007)

"Saving the Tri-Colored Blackbird"
KQED Public Radio (June 2007)

"Ag Hails New Air CARB Leader"
Capital Press (July 2007)

"Plant Lovers Want Nurseries to Stop Selling Invasive Plants" (June 2007)
USA Today
The Fresno Bee
San Francisco Examiner

"Birds of a feather: Farmers and Preservationists Become Allies on Behalf of the Tricolored Blackbird"
The Fresno Bee (June 2007)

"Specialists Declare War on Invasive Plants"
Scripps Howard News Service (June 2007)

"Problem Plant"
American Nurseryman (May 2007)

"Invasive Initiatives – States Are Beginning to Take Action Against Horticultural Pest Plants"
Brooklyn Botanic Garden (Spring 2007)

"State Must Take Advantage of Biofuel Revolution"
Modesto Bee (March 2007)

"Terri Kempton on the PlantRight Plant Program"
GMPro (April 2007)

"Robert Falconer on a New Invasives Program"
The Green Beam (March 2007)

"Stanislaus Farm to Run on Manure"
Modesto Bee (January 2007)

"Symposium Set to Address Valley Farm Emissions"
Stockton Record (February 2007)

"Nursery Biz Nurtures Native Plants"
Sustainable Industries Journal (February 2007)

"Forging Ahead with Partners: Diverse Group Builds upon Landmark Partnership to Improve Conservation on California's Rangeland"
California Cattleman Magazine (February 2007)

"For the Love of the Land"
California Country (California Farm Bureau Federation publication) January/February 2007

"Dismantlers Association Wins Award"
American Recycler (January 2007)

"Horticulture Industry Partnership Leads the Charge Against Invasive Plants in California"
The Nursery Pro (January 2007)

"Pajaro River Levee Concerns Remain"
Pinnacle (January 12, 2007)

"California Auto Recyclers Association Wins Environmental and Economic Leadership Award"
Parts & People (January 2007)