Seasonal Employment Opportunities

Lassen Canyon is now hiring for their harvest season starting September 26th. Jobs Available Contact Accepting Applications Forklift Operators, Sorters, Sweepers, and Dumpers Spherion Staffing(530) 222-34342650 Larkspur Laneright behind K-Martwww.spherionjobcentral.com NOW – Monday thru Friday 8am-4pm Trimmers Lassen Canyon Trimshed(530) 223-19331300 Salmon Creek Rd Sept 19th-23rd 9am-2pm

Growing update August 2016

I am continuing to document how our plants are growing each month.  It is amazing the difference one month makes.  Here is a side by side comparison of our plants from August 2016.  Don’t they look AWESOME!!

Strawberry Facial Mask

Face masks are a great way to feed your skin healthy antioxidants. I love creating my own homemade masks at home since it’s inexpensive and the natural ingredients are gentle on my dry and sensitive skin. After a long day, nothing is better than kicking up my feet and pampering myself with a delicious mask. Strawberries are in season from … Read More

Shasta District Fair Junior Livestock Auction

We had a great time supporting our local kids on their 4-H and FFA projects this year at the Shasta District Fair Junior Livestock Auction on Saturday.  All the kids did a great job with all their projects whether it was a Lamb, Pig, Goat, Steer, Rabbit or Chicken.  All their hard work paid off for them on Saturday.  A … Read More

San Joaquin Magazine

We had a little blurb published in the San Joaquin Magazine that has been circulating around the San Joaquin valley.  If you see one pick it up and check it out.  There are a lot of really great articles and a fantastic article about the agriculture industry in that area.  Thank you San Joaquin Magazine for including us in your … Read More

Agriculture Industry in the North State

Here is a great article published by the Redding Record Searchlight newspaper that talks about the Agriculture industry and the North State. http://archive.redding.com/business/local/report-agriculture-industry-big-business-for-north-state-349feff9-9709-225b-e053-0100007ff311-382300881.html

Strawberry Twilight Tour & BBQ

Agenda: 4:30 pm – Registration at research farm (Biological Applied Research, Inc. 5451 Lindsey Rd, Elm City, NC 27822) 5:00 pm – Introductions and Welcoming Remarks 5:15 pm – Tour Research Plots of New Lassen Strawberry Varieties– Lucia, Ruby June, Scarlet and Sweet Ann 6:00 pm – BBQ DINNER 7:00 pm – Adjourn Program highlights: Lassen Canyon Nursery, Redding, CA, is … Read More

Cultivating Opportunity

Today’s post is brought to you by the California Strawberry Commission.  The California Strawberry Commission is a state government agency located in Northern California charged with conducting research to support California’s strawberry industry. With an emphasis on sustainable farming practices, the commission works with strategic partners focusing on production and nutrition research, food safety training and education, marketing and communications, … Read More