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CSS – Pathogen Free Fertilizer Products
15-Jan-2016

California Safe Soil’s moves towards sustainable agriculture are becoming a main staple in McClellan Park in Spring 2016 with a new facility for H2H fertilizer and livestock feed production. The plant looks to bring the area to the forefront of the “Farm to Fork” movement with ..

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Western Growers: CSS Pioneers Uses for Both Farm and Environmental Benefits
11-Jan-2016

This article by Jeff Janas of Western Growers Magazine does a good job of describing the reasons that our founder established CSS, the great benefits of CSS technology on the environment and our food supply, and the future of our food industry. CSS is on the leading edge of a world that is final..

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Western Growers Center For Innovation & Technology Opens- Cal Safe Soil Among the First Six Tenants
14-Dec-2015

California Safe Soil is pleased to be one of the first six tenants in the Western Growers Center For Innovation and Technology. The center aims to be a hub for the accelerated development and rapid deployment of agriculture technology startups. The other five founding tenants are: GeoVisual A..

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Waste Not, Want Not: How to Reduce Food Waste (and Sustainably Feed the World)
04-Nov-2015

A well-written article about reducing food waste on zipcar.com's blog glowingly mentions California Safe Soil. They got a lot right in this article, including our track record of diverting 2.2 million pounds of food scraps from landfills, cutting greenhouse gas emissions by ~3.2 million pounds,..

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Organic Strawberries- Profitable Yet Still Risky
29-Sep-2015

Organic farming is a great idea for a lot of great reasons, yet most people don't know that "going organic" is something that conventional farmers typically must plan for years in advance. It isn't just the certification that requires thought and effort, it is the farming itself. California Safe..

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Feeding Farms with Supermarket Food Waste
24-Sep-2015

You don’t have to dumpster dive to know that supermarkets send a steady stream of uneaten food to landfills. Once there, the waste does more than smell bad. It also contributes to climate change by emitting methane, a greenhouse gas that is around 30 times more potent than carbon dioxide. In..

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First-ever National Food Waste Goals Have Been Set
17-Sep-2015

USDA and EPA Join with Private Sector, Charitable Organizations to Set Nation's First Food Waste Reduction Goals NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2015 – Today, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and Environmental Protection Agency Deputy Administrator Stan Meiburg announced the United States' first-ever n..

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Cal Safe Soil In The News: Ag Can't Be More Perfect For Technology Driven Students
10-Sep-2015

California Safe Soil is at the forefront of today's technology-driven green and organic agriculture industry, so we were pleased when the August | September edition of Sactown Magazine wrote extensively about contemporary agriculture, technology and education with a nod to Cal Safe Soil's work i..

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How Fertilizer Made from Food Scraps Can Help Drought-Stricken Farms
28-Aug-2015

Using compost and other organic matter to augment the soil is an age-old practice. However, over the last several decades, the U.S. industrial farming system has largely left it behind in favor of chemical-based fertilizers in the search for more efficiency and higher yields. Considering the ste..

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California Safe Soil Maintains GIIRS 5 Star Investor Rating
06-Aug-2015

Investors use B Lab's GIRRS rating as a guide when looking for impact investments.Since 2013, California Safe Soil has proudly maintained the highest possible 5 star GIIRS rating. For more information about California Safe Soil as an investment opportunity, please call 916-539-5458 or use the fo..

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Healthy Soil Stores More Terrestrial Carbon Than Anything On Earth
03-Aug-2015

HEALTHY SOIL STORES MORE TERRESTRIAL CARBON THAN ANYTHING ON EARTH Healthy soils play an important role in climate change mitigation by storing carbon (carbon sequestration) and decreasing global greenhouse gas emissions in the atmosphere. However, if soils are managed poorly or cultivated ..

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CSS Launches a Fundraising Campaign with Agfunder
22-Jul-2015

California Safe Soil is proud to be launching a fundraising campaign with Agfunder. AgFunder is the world’s first equity-based investment platform created specifically to connect investors with world-class agriculture investment opportunities. For Investors, AgFunder provides an online pla..

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