Category Archives: United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation

First the Feds, Now The State Plans More Water Diversions From Farms

More Planned Water Diversions From Farms to Fish-Not Just by Federal, but Also State Officials By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News Director   …

Agricultural Water Use Efficiency & State Water Efficiency and Enhancement Program

Agricultural Water Use Efficiency Grant Program   Through a competitive grant program, the Agricultural Water Use Efficiency & State Water Efficiency …

Tulare County Ag is Down But Strong

Tulare County Annual Crop Report is Down But Still Strong   By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News Director   The numbers …

CULTIVATING COMMON GROUND: Economic Analysis of Drought on California Agriculture

Editor’s note: We thank Aubrey Bettencourt for her contribution to California Ag Today’s CULTIVATING COMMON GROUND commenting on the report, “Economic Analysis …

UC Davis Researchers Point to Government as Culprit for Fallow Land

Government Policies—not Drought—Blamed for Fallow Land   By Patrick Cavanaugh “Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these …