Agriculture

Caesar Romero surrounded by Sweet Italian Red Onions. Tanimura & Antle photo

Romero promoted at Tanimura and Antle

He will direct onion operations at the company's Hollister packing facility

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San Juan 4-H Leadership spreads some love

Members plan to give back to the community, while promoting 4-H

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Goats showing food preferences.

Input sought on sheep and goat producer survey

UCCE will be hosting a goat/sheep workshop and would like input from producers about topics that are most important to them

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President issues major disaster declaration, county readies for next storm

County begins repairs while gearing up for next round of storms; federal funding expected to reimburse some costs

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CattleWomen to hold Annual Pedro Party Feb. 18

Entry fee for Tres Pinos event is $10 per person; prizes available for first through fourth place finishers

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City of Hollister to host open house & listening session for businesses

City officials will provide economic development updates, want to hear concerns, ideas frustrations and successes from businesses

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Mariá Ines Catalán at the La Fogata counter.

Floods damage organic farm, not the drive to succeed

After years of building her business, Maria Inez Catalán faces hurdles head-on as she pledges to bounce back from Lovers Lane flooding

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San Luis Reservoir is three-quarters full

Key water storage facility, part of the San Felipe Project, can hold 2 million acre-feet of water

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Dick Vieira at one of Fenton O'Connell's Brandings. Carmen, Vieira's wife made meticulous notations on all the family photos.

Local ranching icon Dick Vieira passes away at 90

Horseman worked on the Hawkins Ranch for more than a half-century

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Assistance available for flood-impacted farmers, ranchers

USDA can help fund debris removal, cropland restoration and structural repair

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San Benito County Board of Supervisors Meeting

San Benito County Board of Supervisors Meeting

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Business Council gears up for 2017

Transportation issues continue to be a source of frustration locally

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Teknova united for community change

Hollister company mobilizes team members for a successful 2016-17 United Way of San Benito County employee giving campaign

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Officials seek state of emergency designation for county

County also issues water contamination alert for homes on Lovers Lane, Frye Lane, and San Felipe Road to Shore Road because of flooding

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Recent rain helps drought, but conservation is still key

Water Conservation Manager Shawn Novack said the county is above the rainfall pace for an average year, but local groundwater basins may need years to recharge

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Rescue efforts continue through morning hours, swift water team evacuates 34

County Emergency Services, swift water rescue team, fire and sheriff's conduct rescue operations during flooding near Lovers Lane

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Panetta appointed to House Agriculture Committee

Congressman, who represents San Benito County, said he looks forward to advocating for specialty crops, organics, research, nutrition and other issues

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Paicines Store comes in handy during storm

In South County, adjustments are made without complaint when it comes to rainfall

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Freeze warning for San Benito County

Cold overnight/early morning temperatures are expected to continue through the weekend

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Locally grown lunch in the Grogen House, a celebration in itself.

Growing a connection to the land

Rural communities work to keep their identity and quality of life, while building economic strength

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