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Summit lays foundation to push Fresno as leader in Ag technology

The Fresno Bee By Cresencio Rodriguez-Delgado, cdelgado@fresnobee.com July 27, 2016 Agriculture leaders and entrepreneurs gathered Wednesday in downtown Fresno to lay the groundwork for a mission to make Fresno an agriculture-technology leader. On the eve of Thursday’s Fresno Food Expo, … Continue reading

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Parent University honors students

Parent University hosted a Student Recognition event on June 25. Over 150 individuals from around the San Joaquin Valley attended the event that recognizes graduates from the Fresno State Parent University program. During the Spring 2016 semester, the cohort consisted … Continue reading

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SJVRDC promotes “equity in the rural valley” at housing summit

(Left to right) Alice Rocha, business development loan officer, Northern California Community Loan Fund; Monica Palmeria, policy and programs specialist, California Coalition for Rural Housing; and Ismael Herrera, director, SJVRDC participating in a hands-on activity during the 4th Annual San … Continue reading

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