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A Kern County water agency is looking to purchase water from a state contractor located in Kings County.
August 4, 2022
While farmers are dead-set against it, the push to eliminate secret ballot elections in farm union voting has surprisingly attracted the backing of Fresno's Roman Catholic Diocese.
August 2, 2022
Researchers identified that California's approach to water isn't working. But they've also exposed badly-needed solutions, writes Westlands and San Luis Delta-Mendota board member William Bourdeau.
August 1, 2022
A top Calif. drought official blasted Gov. Gavin Newsom and fellow water officials for not enacting more severe cuts, saying they "rolled over."
August 1, 2022
A pricey idea to move more water south to the San Joaquin Valley and Los Angeles is back on the table. Here's what has changed since Gov. Jerry Brown's plan.
July 28, 2022
Nearly 1 million Californians receive unsafe drinking water from their taps – most of it in the Central Valley – and state officials aren't acting fast enough.
July 27, 2022
The report offered a damning picture of the thirty-year shift in how the Golden State divvied up water, largely pitting fish species against millions of its residents.
July 20, 2022
The farming giant, led by Stewart and Lynda Resnick, continued growing its education-focused philanthropy.
June 30, 2022
Don Devine, a longtime Harris Ranch executive who became a local evangelist and pioneer for organic farming, passed away on June 4 at the age of 79.
July 13, 2022