Seasonal Employment Opportunities

Lassen Canyon is now hiring for their harvest season starting September 26th.             Jobs Available Contact Accepting Applicaitons Forklift Operators,  Sorters, Sweepers, & Dumpers Spherion Staffing – 530-222-3434 2650 Larkspur Lane, right behind K-Mart www.spherionjobcentral.com NOW Monday thru Friday 8a.m-4pm Trimmers Lassen Canyon Trimshed – 530-223-1933 1300 Salmon Creek Rd Sept 19th-23rd 9a.m. – 2p.m.  

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 late spring to early summer and if you live in California, they’re readily available at … Read More

Mechanical planting of Strawberry Plants

Check this machine out! Here is a video of a first time run through on a machine that plants strawberry plants through mulch all by itself.  This was filmed via drone in Santa Maria, CA and we are unsure who developed the machine but it is pretty AWESOME!  This will change how the strawberry industry plants their commercial crops in the future if it continually has success.  With labor being so scarce and all the … 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 big thanks to all the people and business that came out to support these kids.

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 magazine. http://www.sanjoaquinmagazine.com

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://www.redding.com/business/local/report-agriculture-industry-big-business-for-north-state-349feff9-9709-225b-e053-0100007ff311-382300881.html?d=mobile  

Stillwater Project

Things are happening at Stillwater Business Park.  We are one step closer to breaking ground and building our new offices at the Stillwater Business park.  Here is an article from aNewsCafe.com about the project and how excited Redding is about what it will bring to our community. http://anewscafe.com/2016/05/05/redding-waives-60k-worth-of-permit-fees-for-new-stillwater-tenant-in-exchange-for-20-new-high-paying-jobs/

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 evaluating the adaptability of their four new varieties under NC growing conditions in several locations, including the research farm … Read More