2017-18 Newsletters

Fall/Winter 2018 Newsletter

Spring/Summer 2017


Video Features

Jordan College Overview (Feb. 15, 2018)

Ag Discovery High School Camp Feature (Dec. 22, 2017)

Steve Pozzi Student Spotlight (Dec. 12, 2017)

Dr. Margaret Ellis Research Presentation (Dec. 5, 2017)

Dr. Gurreet Brar Research Presentation (Nov. 30, 2017)

Dr. Jacob Wenger Research Presentation (Nov. 17, 2017)

Ag Olympics Video Preview (Nov. 10, 2017)

Dr. Sharon Benes Research Presentation (Nov. 1, 2017)

Dr. Florence Cassel Sharma Research Presentation (Oct. 24, 2017)

Dr. Balaji Sethuramasamyraja Research Presentation (Oct. 17, 2017)

Lynne Ashbeck: Top Dog honoree (October 13, 2017) 

V.E. Petrucci Viticulture & Enology Library Facility Feature (August 17, 2017)

Borba Family Tribute Ag One Community Salute (July 14, 2017)


News / Press Releases

June 2018

Fresno State corn picked at peak maturity, freshness for best taste (June 13)

Record opening-weekend sales for Fresno State sweet corn (June 11)

Bulldoggers rodeo club advances five qualifiers to nationals (June 8)

Popular Fresno State sweet corn arrives at Gibson Farm Market (June 6)


Ag communications student receives national honor (May 27)

Feature: Shudic barrels his way to a degree at ripe age of 70 (May 16)

Vazquez honored as Jordan College Dean's senior medalist (May 9) 

Britton selected as Jordan College Dean's senior medalist (May 7)

Feature: Warkentin helps Fresno State students understand blindness in a whole new light (May 2)

Fresno State part of $5 million food and ag irrigation research grant (May 1)


Four Fresno State students recognized with ag scholar awards (April 30) 

Building naming ceremony celebrates ‘father’ of Fresno State viticulture and enology (April 24)

Bulldogs in the Kitchen to host student-athlete cooking sessions (April 20)

Fresno State to host FFA field day and state final contests (April 18)

Horticulture unit to host water-wise plant exchange (April 16) 

Forum to feature noted entrepreneur Ed Pizzarello (April 13)

Taste of Spring Event Showcases new wines and students (April 13)

Campus water initiative to feature Water 4.0 author David Sedlak (April 9)

Castanon leads Fresno State soil judging team at national contest (April 4)


Public invited to sign up for nutritional grocery store tours (March 29)

Fresno State appoints Esqueda to lead water and sustainability efforts (March 26)

Pre-Vet Club to host canine vaccination & microchip clinic (March 22)

Building named for ‘father’ of Fresno State viticulture and enology (March 20)

Gibson Farm Market to host spring plant sale March 10 (March 8)

Bulldoggers welcome top West Coast collegiate talent to home rodeo (March 8)

Recruit the 99 Career and Internship Fair set for March 7 (March 5)


Truax becomes fourth Fresno State ag national discussion meet champion (Feb. 23)

Recent meat science lab alumni create scholarship endowment (Feb. 16)

Collaborative SmartFarm system reseach being implemented in campus almond orchard (Feb. 14)

Students welcome World Ag Expo visitors from around the world (Feb. 9)

Wine, food products featured for Wine & Chocolate Lover's Weekend (Feb. 9)

January 2018

Valley Ventures now accepting applications for spring cohort (Jan. 11)

December 2017

Helping Hams provides 250 hams to local charities (Dec. 14)

Zoldoske honored at retirement event (Dec. 13)

Carlson and Fresno State win Farm Bureau state discussion titles (Dec. 4) 


Jordan College mourns passing of long-time professor and supporter Bob Glim (Nov. 15)

Mechanized ag lab renovations made possible by Moller Family Gift (Nov. 14)

Fresno Equipment Company creates ag scholarship endowment (Nov. 8)

University to launch Helping Hams drive to feed hungry during holidays (Nov. 7)

Plant Science Club wins fourth President's Trophy in six years (Nov. 1)


Chevron gifts $450,000 to Fresno State engineering, industrial technology and physics programs (Oct. 30)

State Ag Secretary Karen Ross to keynote Agribusiness Management Conference (Oct. 24)

Gibson Farm Market Fall Festival to showcase student-made products (Oct. 11)

Jordan College alum Ashbeck to honored at Top Dog event (Oct. 9)


Water, Ag and Energy start-ups selected ro receive Valley Venutres support (Sept. 15)

Agribusiness Management Conference set for Nov. 9 (Sept. 13) 


Rabobank creates scholarships in memory of Tony DeGroot (Aug. 10)

Alumnus Montgomery returns as new Fresno State winemaker (Aug. 9)

Plant science students receive national agronomy awards (Aug. 3)


Parreira elected Ag One Foundation President (July 27)

Horticulture Nursery to host Iris Society Sale on Aug. 12 (July 26)

Ag One Community Salute raises $850,000 for Borba family endowment (July 16)

Valley Ventures seeking applicants for next entrepreneur cohort (July 25)