Around the Valley

“Zero waste” farming being demonstrated

Central Valley Business Times November 3, 2017 Renewable energy company Biodico of Ventura on Friday introduced its “Master Community Design” technology to business leaders, farmers, farmworkers, academics and local governments at the Zero Net Energy Farm Summit hosted at Red…
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Tiny worms tackle manure from dairy farmer near Hilmar

The Modesto Bee By John Holland, jholland@modbee.com February 28, 2017 HILMAR – Two years into an experiment in dairy manure handling, the worms are proving their worth. A $483,950 federal grant helped pay for a system where these creatures break…
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Cities go green with charging stations

The Kingsburg Recorder February 8, 2017 Kingsburg and Selma are joining forces with the Fresno County Rural Transit Agency to help improve the Valley’s air quality. The cities have installed new solar-powered electric vehicle charging stations in town that are…
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