2021 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Agricultural Reporting ( Weeklies: 25,001 & over,Weeklies: 11,001 - 25,000) Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Good Times
    Entry Title: "Uncharted Water"
    Entry Credit: Erin Malsbury
    Judge Comment: The article excelled in details. As soon as I started reading I could already picture what was going on. Great scene setting!
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Bohemian
    Entry Title: Petaluma Creamery Series
    Entry Credit: Will Carruthers
    Judge Comment: Very much enjoyed the reporting in the articles. Entry did well on each follow up story. Great reporting and fact checking.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Tracy Press
    Entry Title: Banta-Carbona transformed local agriculture
    Entry Credit: Sam Matthews
    Judge Comment: Really liked the older photos used. Writer did good in providing details and back story about how the district was established.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: Comstock's Magazine
    Entry Title: Regenerating Our Soil
    Entry Credit: Jennifer Junghans
    Judge Comment: Lots of good information and details in the article.
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: The Salinas Californian
    Entry Title: Big win for ag, bad news for labor: Supreme Court invalidates California union rule
    Entry Credit: Kate Cimini
    Judge Comment: I really liked that solutions were incorporated into the article rather than only reporting the Supreme Court ruling. Great overall read.