October 5, 2015

Some California Wine Makers Get by on Less Water

Wine grapes are California’s No. 3 cash crop, and they consume far less water than the state’s No. 2 cash crop, almonds. With 615,000 acres of wine grapes in production […]
August 10, 2015

Editorial Lauds Feinstein-Boxer Water Bill for California Farmers

The Fresno Bee newspaper praises the potential of proposed legislation yet to help California’s farming community. After failing to move a previous California water bill, Sen. Diane Feinstein has crafted […]
June 18, 2015

Water Agencies Accuse California Farmers of Water Theft

A coalition of California public water agencies has asked the state to order farmers in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta to stop irrigating their fields amid the relentless drought. The […]