Water & the Environment

California Fresh Fruit Association

California Fresh Fruit Association: Top Issues in 2019

January 15, 2019

Immigration and Labor Cost are Big Issues News Release The California Fresh Fruit Association

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Modesto Irrigation District Files Legal Action Against State Water Board

January 14, 2019

MID Lawsuit Challenges CA Water Board On Misguided Plan News Release from Modesto Irrigation


Citrus Growers Prepare For Sub Freezing Temps

December 28, 2018

Central Valley Citrus Growers Prepare for Cold Weather  News Release Central Valley citrus

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Water Board Proceeds With Water Grab for Environment

December 19, 2018

40 Percent Water Grab for Environment Moves Forward By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor The board


Many Questions Around SGMA Law

December 5, 2018

SGMA Law is Poorly Written By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor A recent meeting brought farmers and


Drought Tolerant Sorghum in CA

November 23, 2018

California Ideal for Drough Research By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor Research is being done

turlock irrigation canal

EPA Blasts State’s Water Grab

November 5, 2018

EPA's Acting Secretary Andrew Wheeler Visits The Valley With Congressman Denham News Release

water storage

President Signs Rep. Jeff Denham’s Water Storage Legislation

October 30, 2018

President signs Denham Water Storage Legislation News Release Edited By Patrick

water allocation

President’s Order Restores Western Water Supplies

October 26, 2018

Farm Bureau, CA Farm Water Coalition, Family Farm Alliance and Western Growers Support Order News

Nisei Farmers League Grateful for President Trump’s Executive Order on Water

October 25, 2018

Nisei Farmers League: It Was A Bold Move  News Release Edited By Patrick Cavanaugh Manuel

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Water Board’s Water Grab From Rivers Will Impact Domestic Water

October 17, 2018

State Water Resources Control Board Plan is "Pseudo-Science" By Jessica Theisman, Associate

turlock irrigation canal

40 Percent Water Grab Continues to Be Big Concern

October 16, 2018

Growers Will Fight Back By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor Recently, over one thousand farmers

Bowles Farming

Innovation is Bowles Farming Co.’s #1 Objective

October 15, 2018

Bowles Farming is Major Innovator in Merced County By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate Editor As every

Irrigation Industry Needs Help

October 9, 2018

Promoting Efficient Irrigation By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor What will affect the

WG Center for Innovation

WG Center for Innovation and Tech Celebrates Three Years

October 4, 2018

WG Center Brings Technology to Ag By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor The Western Growers Association's

water storage

Denham Legislation Brings More Water Storage

September 25, 2018

Dept. of the Interior Moves forward on the Expansion of Shasta Dam News Release Edited by Patrick

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Marin County Farm Bureau Fights Back on Water Grab

September 12, 2018

More Water For Fish Will Not Work By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor Recently in Sacramento,

Halting the Sacramento Water Grab

September 10, 2018

Rep. Denham calls on Congress to halt Sacramento Water Grab by enacting Denham Amendment News

Central Valley Innovation & Entrepreneurship Forum, Nov. 1, 2018

September 7, 2018

Big Event Expands Innovation In Water and Energy Savings By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor Following

State Water Resources Control Board Grab for Salmon Will Impact Federal Water

September 3, 2018

Feds and State Usually Do Not Work Well Together By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor