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  • » The Business of Beer

    The Food and Agribusiness Institute is pleased to announce the upcoming “The Business of Beer” speaker panel and craft beer tasting on Friday, October 17th from 5:00pm-8:00pm. Your ticket includes all tasting activities, hors d'oeuvres and an FAI tasting glass!

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    Published Wednesday, Sep. 24, 2014 8:33 PM by (Clare Gordon)
  • » Drought Watch 2014: What's Happening and Why You Should Care

    Karen Ross Secretary of the California Department of Agriculture will address the scale and scope of the drought, the estimated impact and solutions for our state. May 28th, Locatelli Activity Center, 12:00 p.m. Lunch provided. Please RSVP. Read More »
    Published Tuesday, May. 6, 2014 10:15 PM by (Molly Williams)
  • » Drought Series Article

    Check out our Drought Series featured in The Santa Clara.  

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    Published Wednesday, Apr. 9, 2014 3:43 PM by (Molly Williams)
  • » Ecopia Farms: Growing More with Less

    The USDA reports that the average head of lettuce requires more than 75 gallons of water to reach harvest. Ecopia Farms uses less than 12 ounces of water per head. Join us April 29th at 5:00pm in Lucas Hall, Forbes 126. Read More »
    Published Wednesday, Mar. 26, 2014 3:30 PM by (Molly Williams)
  • » Thirsty Earth: The Impact of the Drought on Farming

    Discussion of the impact of the drought on farms, potential options for accessing water in agricultural areas, and alternatives for their farms in the future. Join us April 3rd at 5:00pm in Lucas Hall, Forbes 126. Read More »
    Published Wednesday, Mar. 26, 2014 3:27 PM by (Molly Williams)