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New UC website explains scientific advances on citrus psyllid, HLB
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New UC website explains scientific advances on citrus psyllid, HLB
University of California researchers have launched a new website to explain scientific advances regarding the Asian citrus psyllid and huanglongbing.

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UC-Davis beekeepers’ conference to cover changes in industry
UC-Davis beekeepers’ conference to cover changes in industry
“The Rapidly Changing Bee Scene” will be among the presentations at the Western Apicultural Society’s 40th annual conference for beekeepers Sept. 5-8 at the University of California-Davis.
Delta tunnels project reaches key milestone as opponents may sue
Delta tunnels project reaches key milestone as opponents may sue
California’s Department of Water Resources has certified that Gov. Jerry Brown’s proposed twin tunnels project meets state environmental requirements. Restore the Delta, a staunch opponent of the project, is preparing litigation to stop it.
Interior pick on track for Senate approval despite lobbying
The Senate is scheduled to vote Monday night on the nomination of Bernhardt, a lawyer and Interior official under President George W. Bush.
Crews stop spread of huge California wildfire near Yosemite
The fire was 45 percent contained, but officials said it could take crews another two weeks to fully surround it.
California quota proposal nears finish line
California quota proposal nears finish line
California’s quota system came about in the late 1960s as a means to compensate milk producers selling into the higher Class I market and gain their support for establishing a state marketing order.
California fire destroys 58 homes as crews race to save town
More than 3,800 firefighters were battling the blaze that has forced almost 5,000 people from homes.
Wildfire burning near Yosemite destroys 45 structures
More than 3,000 firefighters are battling the 5-day-old blaze that has scorched 109 square miles.
California farm region plagued by dirty air looks to Trump
California farm region plagued by dirty air looks to Trump
Officials at the San Joaquin Valley air district say they can't meet some federal standards, so they're seizing upon Donald Trump's election to wage a campaign against enforcement of ever-tightening rules
Business tax breaks help boost California cap-and-trade plan
Business tax breaks help boost California cap-and-trade plan
Gov. Jerry Brown and legislative leaders managed to extend California's cap-and-trade law thanks in part to tax breaks that benefit businesses and agriculture
California blaze destroys 8 structures near Yosemite
California blaze destroys 8 structures near Yosemite
A wildfire burning in the rugged mountains outside of Yosemite National Park has destroyed eight structures and damaged another as it rages toward a Gold Rush era town

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