Water & the Environment

SGMA

Attorney Suggests That Meters Go on Pumps Now for SGMA

April 4, 2019

Meters Could Help From a Legal Standpoint By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate Editor There are different

nitrogen management

New Series of Nitrogen Management Advice Available

March 28, 2019

UC ANR Publishes Nitrogen Management Advice for Fruit, Nuts, and Other Crops By Pam Kan-Rice UC

high speed rail

Congressman McCarthy: Water Projects Needed Instead of High Speed Rail

March 18, 2019

McCarthy Introduces Legislation to Repurpose High-Speed Rail Funding to Water Infrastructure

water allocation

Yes, A Disappointing 55 Percent Water Allocation for Farmers

March 15, 2019

Statement from Westlands Water District on Bureau of Reclamation’s Water

Water Rights Holders Must Measure Stream Diversions

March 9, 2019

UC Cooperative Extension Offering Water Measurement and Reporting Courses April 4 News

temperance flat dam

Groundwater and Need for Temperance Flat Dam

March 7, 2019

To Deal with SGMA, Temperance Flat Dam Must Be Built By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor The

Roger Isom, president and CEO, Western Processors Association

Roger Isom on New Legislation and PG&E

March 6, 2019

Big Question Marks for New Legislation and California Agriculture By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate

Water in Friant-Kern Canal

Funding for Friant-Kern Canal Repairs May Come

March 4, 2019

Senator Melissa Hurtado Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Fix Friant-Kern Canal News

Temperance Flat Dam

Optimism Still Alive for Temperance Flat Dam

February 26, 2019

Hope on the Horizon, but Questions Still Unanswered for California Water Systems By Mikenzi

Imperial Irrigation District

Imperial Irrigation District Files Legal Brief in Abatti Case Appeal

February 19, 2019

IID Files Appeal of a Local Court’s Decision Challenging District’s Water Rights News

Groundwater Agencies Formulating Plans for SGMA

February 15, 2019

Groundwater Sustainability Will Be Focus of New Rules By Jessica Theisman, Associate

turlock irrigation canal

California Farm Bureau Sues Water Board on Proposed Water Grab

February 8, 2019

Farm Bureau Sues to Block Flows Plan for Lower San Joaquin River By David Kranz, Manager,

Surface water

Surface Water is the Key to SJV Farming Future

January 31, 2019

Water Projects Were Built to Deliver Surface Water to Farmers By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor Water

Sustainability is Focus of Solutions from the Land

January 24, 2019

Solutions From the Land Focuses on Sustainability By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor Many

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

water grab

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

Citrus Growers Prepare For Sub Freezing Temps

December 28, 2018

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

water grab

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

SGMA

Many Questions Around SGMA Law

December 5, 2018

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

Sorghum

Drought Tolerant Sorghum in CA

November 23, 2018

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