Menu
/REGISTER
Montecito
Nixon Peabody
Chase
Bank of America
Loading...
You are here:  Home  >  Agribusiness  -  Page 30
Latest

Dole Food lays off another 400 berry workers

By   /  Tuesday, September 19th, 2017  /  Agribusiness, East Ventura County, Latest news, Tri-County Public Companies  /  Comments Off on Dole Food lays off another 400 berry workers

Westlake Village-based Dole Food continued to downsize its California berry operations with a layoff of more than 400 workers in Watsonville. The company submitted a notice to the California Employment Development Department at the end of August stating that the employees would be laid off effective Oct. 28. This comes after the announcement that 172 Read More →

Read More →
Latest

Innovation, pot will disrupt economy of Tri-Counties

By   /  Friday, September 15th, 2017  /  Agribusiness, East Ventura County, middle, Technology, Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on Innovation, pot will disrupt economy of Tri-Counties

This article is only available to Business Times subscribers Subscribers: LOG IN or REGISTER for complete digital access. Not a Subscriber? SUBSCRIBE for full access to our weekly newspaper, online edition and Book of Lists. Check the STATUS of your Subscription Account.

Read More →
Latest

Limoneira stock soared as hurricane hit Florida

By   /  Friday, September 15th, 2017  /  Agribusiness, Latest news, Tri-County Public Companies  /  Comments Off on Limoneira stock soared as hurricane hit Florida

This article is only available to Business Times subscribers Subscribers: LOG IN or REGISTER for complete digital access. Not a Subscriber? SUBSCRIBE for full access to our weekly newspaper, online edition and Book of Lists. Check the STATUS of your Subscription Account.

Read More →
Latest

Our view: Dole Food layoffs loom over Ventura County

By   /  Friday, September 15th, 2017  /  Agribusiness, Editorials, Latest news, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Our view: Dole Food layoffs loom over Ventura County

This article is only available to Business Times subscribers Subscribers: LOG IN or REGISTER for complete digital access. Not a Subscriber? SUBSCRIBE for full access to our weekly newspaper, online edition and Book of Lists. Check the STATUS of your Subscription Account.

Read More →
Latest

Limoneira reports revenues up but net income down

By   /  Monday, September 11th, 2017  /  Agribusiness, Earnings, Latest news, Tri-County Public Companies, West Ventura County  /  Comments Off on Limoneira reports revenues up but net income down

Santa Paula citrus producer and real estate investment company Limoneira reported on Sept. 11 a slight increase in revenues for its third quarter, ended July 31, but a drop in net income to $7.7 million, or 52 cents per share. Avocado production fell by nearly half, since the crop bears in alternate years, but declines Read More →

Read More →
Latest

Cal Poly SLO gets funding to study strawberry plants, teach communications

By   /  Friday, September 8th, 2017  /  Agribusiness, Education, Latest news  /  Comments Off on Cal Poly SLO gets funding to study strawberry plants, teach communications

Cal Poly San Luis Obispo announced Sept. 8 that it received a grant to teach environmental science communications a day after the university’s strawberry center was included in a $4.5 million study to find disease resistance in strawberry plants. The U.S. Department of Agriculture awarded professors Yi-Wen Chiu and Jason Peters $140,000 over three years to pilot the new curriculum, Read More →

Read More →
Latest

Tri-county grape harvest yields lower but quality is good

By   /  Friday, September 8th, 2017  /  Agribusiness, Latest news, Wine & Viticulture  /  Comments Off on Tri-county grape harvest yields lower but quality is good

This article is only available to Business Times subscribers Subscribers: LOG IN or REGISTER for complete digital access. Not a Subscriber? SUBSCRIBE for full access to our weekly newspaper, online edition and Book of Lists. Check the STATUS of your Subscription Account.

Read More →