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Growers concerned with funding in coming ag bill

Growers concerned with funding in coming ag bill

By JENNIFER BONNETT Business Journal Writer Congress plans to write a new farm bill next year, authorizing programs on conservation, research, nutrition and other aspects of agricultural and food policy…

Commodities company expanding at port with new conveyor system

Commodities company expanding at port with new conveyor system

PORT OF STOCKTON — One company is making moves to speed up production and make operations more efficient. M&L Commodities, Inc., based at the Port of Stockton, is expanding its…

Valley Hackathon showcases local tech industry talent in Downtown Stockton

Valley Hackathon showcases local tech industry talent in Downtown Stockton

By BEN SANCHEZ Business Journal Writer STOCKTON — Huddle Cowork hosted the first Valley Hackathon in Downtown Stockton on Sept. 23. Nate Bunney, owner of Inventaweb, spearheaded the project a…

Recent disasters a reminder for business owners to plan ahead

Recent disasters a reminder for business owners to plan ahead

By JENNIFER BONNETT Business Journal Writer With the recent devastation caused by hurricanes in Texas and Florida, and other natural disasters such as wildfires raging up and down the West…

Forum focuses on empowering, motivating women in community

Forum focuses on empowering, motivating women in community

By BEN SANCHEZ Business Journal Writer STOCKTON — Hundreds turned out to hear about the positive impacts that women are having in their community. On Sept. 12, University of the…

While seasonal retail employment increases, agriculture seeing reduction in workforce

While seasonal retail employment increases, agriculture seeing reduction in workforce

By JENNIFER BONNETT Business Journal Writer ’Tis the season for seasonal job postings. Whether it’s harvest season or winter holidays, there are hundreds if not thousands of temporary positions seeking…

Reviewed financial statements and what they mean for loan seekers

by Doug DeBoer Business Journal Guest Columnist Has your bank told you that you need a reviewed financial statement to obtain financing? Beware — a “review” is not just a…

First Cal makes move into Stockton market

STOCKTON — A Petaluma-based mortgage company has opened an office in the Port City, bringing a wealth of industry expertise with it. First California Mortgage Company recently opened its first…

Waste Management curbs contaminants in recycling bins with program

Waste Management curbs contaminants in recycling bins with program

BUSINESS JOURNAL STAFF LODI — Recycling isn’t a puzzle when it comes to taking care of the environment. One Central Valley company is looking to take the guesswork out of…

Harvest underway throughout the valley; growers cautious in estimates

Harvest underway throughout the valley; growers cautious in estimates

By BEN SANCHEZ Business Journal Writer Growers are in the midst of harvest season, but it’s unclear as to what impact the unusually wet winter might have on this year’s…