California farmers

Posted by | October 5, 2015

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...

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Posted by | August 10, 2015

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...

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Posted by | June 18, 2015

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...

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