Grimmway Farms, one of Kern’s largest employers and the world’s biggest producer of carrots, may be up for sale. Mergers …
In the waning days of session, legislators attempted to throw Friant water users a bone via a wildfire response funding bill.
The failed protest vote to halt a “basin replenishment fee” to meet SGMA requirements puts added pressure on a major business in the high desert.
A bill that would have provided the necessary funds to fix the sagging Friant-Kern Canal was killed by the state legislature on Thursday.