Hoping to have some normalcy soon!

By David Strecker, SJFB President I hope this past harvest season was bountiful to you and your family operations. I think we are all together in looking forward to the […]

Tell everyone to vote NO on Prop. 15!

By David Strecker, SJFB President October is my favorite time of the year. As a kid I was always anxious for my birthday cake and ice cream and then a […]

Wildfire comes to San Joaquin County

By David Strecker, SJFB President August is typically very predictable in what will be happening in San Joaquin Counties agriculture community. Whether it is grapes being picked, nuts being shaken […]

Are we in the twilight zone?

By David Strecker, SJFB President “There is a fifth dimension beyond that which is known to man. It is a dimension as vast as space and as timeless as infinity. […]

A lot happening despite COVID-19

By David Strecker, SJFB President Over the last three months, I spend each evening looking at the good either I accomplished or the good that was done somewhere in the […]

SJFB is adjusting how we do things

By David Strecker, SJFB President As we enter the month of June, that means it is livestock show time! Unfortunately, the exhibitors for San Joaquin AgFest will have a far […]

Farmers feed the world even in a crisis

By David Strecker, SJFB President Have you ever had a nightmare that you are unable to wake up from? COVID-19! As I write this article, there is roughly two weeks […]

Our water issues will never end

By David Strecker, SJFB President The rains of last December seemed so promising. How quickly things can change! The topic of discussion in Farm Bureau always seems to be water. […]