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  • Students in San Jose march to honor the legacy of labor leader Cesar Chavez.
  • Hundreds of young people honored the legacy of labor leader Cesar Chavez Thursday in San Jose.
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san jose, agriculture, unions, south bay news
  • NASA satellite image of drought areas
  • NASA and the Department of Water Resources are holding meetings to discuss the drought.
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NASA, drought, water, rain, agriculture, sacramento, news
  • California Governor Jerry Brown, left, talks with General Manager for the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California Jeffrey Kightlinger during a meeting in Los Angeles Thursday, Jan 30, 2014. Brown is meeting with water managers from across Southern California as the state grapples with extreme drought conditions. (AP Photo)
  • Without more rain, many farmers caught in the drought can expect to receive no irrigation water this year.
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jerry brown, drought, water, rain, agriculture, sacramento, news
  • Plant sprayed at UC Riverside lab
  • A plant cell biologist at UC Riverside has made a major breakthrough in the development of drought resistant crops.
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southern california, drought, water, agriculture, UC, news
  • Plant sprayed at UC Riverside lab
  • A plant cell biologist at UC Riverside has made a major breakthrough in the development of drought resistant crops.
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southern california, drought, water, agriculture, UC, california news
  • City of Healdsburg Water Reclamation Facility sign
  • Healdsburg's city council approved a plan to use treated sewage water for farms and vineyards. But not everyone likes that idea.
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drought, wine industry, water, rain, agriculture, healdsburg, sonoma county, north bay news
  • Vineyard in Healdsburg
  • Healdsburg's city council approved a plan to use treated sewage water for farms and vineyards. But not everyone likes that idea.
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drought, wine industry, water, rain, agriculture, healdsburg, sonoma county, news
  • Cows graze on hay in Sonoma County
  • The drought is hitting hay farmers hard. And that, in turn, will affect consumers. It means the price of food will be going up.
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water, drought, sonoma county, food, agriculture, animal, north bay news, wayne freedman
  • Dry California -- dirt field and palm trees
  • A California water expert and Fresno farmer spoke with ABC7's Eric Thomas about the state's drought and the politics of water.
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water, drought, sonoma county, food, agriculture, animal, barack obama, john boehner, central valley, california news, eric thomas
  • Dry California -- lake nearly empty
  • A California water expert and Fresno farmer spoke with ABC7's Eric Thomas about the state's drought and the politics of water.
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water, drought, sonoma county, food, agriculture, animal, barack obama, john boehner, central valley, news
  • Cows graze on hay in Sonoma County
  • The drought is hitting hay farmers hard. And that, in turn, will affect consumers. It means the price of food will be going up.
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water, drought, sonoma county, food, agriculture, animal, news
  • A third-generation farmer who refused to sell his family's ranch to developers even as Silicon Valley rose up around it has died.
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silicon valley, san jose, agriculture, south bay news
  • Farmer in Sonoma prepares for drought by using a backhoe to dig a well
  • As conservation efforts are being touted across California, farmers and ranchers are making preparations to deal with the drought.
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rain, water, drought, sonoma, sonoma county, animal, animals in peril, jerry brown, sacramento, lake tahoe, agriculture, los angeles, california news, wayne freedman
  • Farmer in Sonoma prepares for drought by using a backhoe to dig a well
  • As conservation efforts are being touted across California, farmers and ranchers are making preparations to deal with the drought.
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rain, water, drought, sonoma, sonoma county, animal, animals in peril, jerry brown, sacramento, lake tahoe, agriculture, los angeles, news
  • With the edge of Folsom Lake, Calif., more than 100 yards away, Gina, 8, left, and Sydney, 9, Gerety walk on rocks that are usually at the waters edge, Thursday Jan. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
  • Could California be on the verge of a megadrought? One expert says we are on pace to have the driest rainfall season since 1580.
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central valley, fresno, pollution, water, rain, drought, jerry brown, agriculture, san joaquin river, california news
  • Tractors working stevia crop on farm
  • A private company that's hoping to revolutionize the sweetener industry is about to bring large scale stevia production to California.
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agriculture, news
  • Stevia First Corporation sign
  • A private company that's hoping to revolutionize the sweetener industry is about to bring large scale stevia production to California.
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agriculture, assignment 7
  • GoldRiver Orchards sign
  • San Joaquin County authorities have arrested two men on suspicion of stealing more than $400,000 worth of walnuts from an Escalon orchard.
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central valley, agriculture, food, crime, california news
  • Cold snap damages plants in Bay Area yards
  • It's supposed to warm up at least a little in the coming days. But in many Bay Area yards, the damage is already done.
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freeze, agriculture, food, accuweather
  • People will likely pay more for fresh produce because of the freeze that's gripped so much of California. San Joaquin Valley citrus growers are spending millions to keep their crops from freezing.
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food, freeze, agriculture, accuweather
  • A traditional Thanksgiving turkey dinner.
  • Good news for families -- the American Farm Bureau says you won't have to spend as much on your Thanksgiving meal this year.
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thanksgiving, food, agriculture, national/world
  • Coachella Valley High School Arabs mascot
  • A high school in California's Mojave Desert is being pressured to ditch its mascot of 82 years.
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agriculture, school athletics, california news
  • Fruit fly eradication truck in Cupertino
  • An effort began Friday to eradicate a dangerous pest in a South Bay neighborhood.
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cupertino, santa clara county, agriculture, south bay news, david louie
  • Goats running in Daly City.
  • Several hundred students witnessed the relationship between tech and agricultural at a career day at the Cow Palace.
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agriculture, apps, computers, daly city, cow palace, peninsula news, lyanne melendez
  • Goats running in Daly City.
  • Several hundred students witnessed the relationship between tech and agricultural at a career day at the Cow Palace.
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agriculture, apps, computers, daly city, cow palace, news
  • Brent Miller poses for a photo with marijuana plants ready to harvest in one of the grow rooms of his medical marijuana grow operation, Thursday, May 16, 2013
  • California farmers can start growing hemp for industrial purposes after Governor Jerry Brown signed a new bill into law last week.
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marijuana, jerry brown, agriculture, california news
  • Oracle CEO Larry Ellison.
  • Oracle Chief Executive Officer Larry Ellison has decided what he will build on the Hawaiian island he owns.
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larry ellison, oracle, agriculture, national/world
  • Occupy the Farm activists
  • A standoff is taking place at the "Gill Tract" in Albany, where protesters have grown an urban farm on U.C. Berkeley-owned land.
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occupy movement, uc berkeley, albany, berkeley, whole foods, protest, agriculture, news
  • Occupy the Farm activists
  • A standoff is taking place at the "Gill Tract" in Albany, where protesters have grown an urban farm on U.C. Berkeley-owned land.
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occupy movement, uc berkeley, albany, berkeley, whole foods, protest, agriculture, east bay news
  • Occupy the Farm activist waters crops
  • On a UC plot of land Occupy the Farm protesters rushed back onto the land they were kicked off of Monday morning.
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occupy movement, uc berkeley, albany, berkeley, whole foods, protest, agriculture, east bay news, vic lee
  • Occupy the Farm activist waters crops
  • A tract of farmland owned by UC Berkeley in Albany has once again being taken over by a group of "Occupy the Farm" activists.
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occupy movement, uc berkeley, albany, berkeley, whole foods, protest, agriculture, east bay news
  • Occupy the Farm activist waters crops
  • Two different agendas were on display Saturday as the group "Occupy the Farm" worked a field known as the "Gill Tract."
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occupy movement, uc berkeley, albany, berkeley, whole foods, protest, agriculture, news
  • Communities throughout the Bay Area are celebrating the life of civil rights leader Cesar Chavez.
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san jose, oakland, mexico, unions, agriculture, immigration, local news
  • Snow on trees in the Sierra
  • There's more bad news for California water users: the snow pack is just half the amount of normal and has already begun to melt.
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water, snow, agriculture, accuweather
  • Agents in Oakland discovered capeweed seeds in a shipment of dried flowers last month.
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port of oakland, agriculture, east bay news
  • San Jose Hispanic resident talks about relatives who are undocumented immigrants
  • It was stunning for San Jose's Hispanic community to learn Republicans were on the same page to work on immigration reform
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immigration, barack obama, las vegas, san jose, children, driving, agriculture, ice, news
  • Roots of Peace negotiates landmine removal deal
  • 'Roots of Peace' negotiates landmine removal deal
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san rafael, afghanistan, agriculture, charities, roots of peace, news
  • California dairy farmers are on the brink of bankruptcy, saying the state sets the price of milk too low for them to survive.
  • California dairy farmers are on the brink of bankruptcy, saying the state sets the price of milk too low for them to survive.
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sacramento, white house, food, agriculture, fresno, politics video
  • California dairy farmers are on the brink of bankruptcy, saying the state sets the price of milk too low for them to survive.
  • California dairy farmers are on the brink of bankruptcy, saying the state sets the price of milk too low for them to survive.
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sacramento, white house, food, agriculture, fresno, politics, nannette miranda
  • Roots of Peace photo op
  • Once just a small operation run out of home in San Rafael, Roots of Peace is now a major part of the transition in Afghanistan.
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san rafael, afghanistan, agriculture, charities, roots of peace, north bay news, cheryl jennings
  • Roots of Peace photo op
  • Once just a small operation run out of home in San Rafael, Roots of Peace is now a major part of the transition in Afghanistan.
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san rafael, afghanistan, agriculture, charities, roots of peace, news
  • Grapes
  • A Bay Area non-profit is a major part of the effort to restore Afghanistan's ability to feed its families.
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san rafael, afghanistan, agriculture, charities, roots of peace, news
  • CALPIRG makes big statement with Twinkies
  • At the farmers market near San Francisco City Hall CALPIRG made a strong statement about junk food.
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food, agriculture, senate, house of representatives, politics video
  • CALPIRG makes big statement with Twinkies
  • CALPIRG report "Apples to Twinkies 2012" says taxpayers primarily support junk food instead of fresh produce.
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food, agriculture, house of representatives, senate, politics, mark matthews
  • Bags of chopped Romaine lettuce linked to a possible listeria contamination may have been sold in California.
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agriculture, recalls
  • Novella Carpenter farming in Oakland
  • A best-selling author on urban agriculture is ordered by the city of Oakland to stop farming on her block.
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oakland, agriculture, east bay news
  • Novella Carpenter farming in Oakland
  • A best-selling author on urban agriculture is ordered by the city of Oakland to stop farming on her block.
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oakland, agriculture, news
  • The Central Valleys World Ag Expo is showing off some of the latest money-saving and environmentally friendly solutions.
  • The Central Valley's World Ag Expo is showing off some of the latest money-saving and environmentally friendly solutions.
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agriculture, recession, jobs, fresno, central valley, news
  • The Central Valleys World Ag Expo is showing off some of the latest money-saving and environmentally friendly solutions.
  • The Central Valley's World Ag Expo is showing off some of the latest money-saving and environmentally friendly solutions.
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agriculture, recession, jobs, fresno, central valley, business, david louie
  • The Central Valleys World Ag Expo is showing off some of the latest money-saving and environmentally friendly solutions.
  • The 3-day World Ag Expo in the Central Valley is California's largest farm show.
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agriculture, recession, jobs, fresno, central valley, business