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  • Strawberry growers ahead of the game this season

    March 1, 2012 9:56 PM

    Strawberry season doesn't officially start on the Central Coast until spring. But some growers are getting ahead of the game. According to the California Strawberry Commission, California produces almost 90% of the nation's strawberries. About 25% of the strawberries in California are grown in Santa Maria. Strawberry picking... more »
  • State senator asks EPA to reconsider controversial pesticide

    August 10, 2010 9:20 PM

    A California senator wants environmental officials to take a closer look at a controversial pesticide. Senator Dianne Feinstein wants the Environmental Protection Agency to reconsider its approval of methyl iodide. Some scientists are concerned it could poison the air and water while others say it causes cancer. Meanwhile, strawberry... more »
  • Strawberry industry to be celebrated at event Wednesday

    April 13, 2010 1:56 PM

    Santa Barbara County's top agricultural industry is to be recognized at a dinner Wednesday night. It's for the 20th annual Strawberry Industry Recognition Dinner at the Santa Maria Fairpark. Organizers say the event is all about celebrating the strawberry industry, its workers and the industry's contributions to the Santa... more »

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