On the Abandonment of Federal Drought Legislation

On the Abandonment of Federal Drought Legislation

On the Abandonment of Federal Drought Legislation “California’s Central Valley has shouldered more than its share of the pain brought on by reduced water deliveries...

Westlands Water District: Straight Talk About Agriculture,  Saving Water and Drainage

Westlands Water District: Straight Talk About Agriculture, Saving Water and Drainage

The Los Angeles Times recently published an intensely critical article about  Westlands Water District, which recited many of the false, misleading, or outdated claims made...

California Rice Production

California Rice Production


California rice production provides approximately 500,000 acres of habitat annually. This habitat provides nearly 60% of the food resources consumed by wintering waterfowl in the Central Valley and is the sustenance for 2.5 million of the 5 million ducks using the Pacific Flyway.

UC study provides look at consequences from water shortages

UC study provides look at consequences from water shortages

Below is a statement by Mike Wade, Executive Director of the California Farm Water Coalition.   An updated study released today by the California Department...

Citrus

Citrus


California is the leading producer of fresh citrus in the country! California's citrus farmers grow nearly 77% of the country's fresh market citrus. (Florida's citrus primarily goes to making orange juice!)

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