UC Davis Study Determines Preliminary Findings of Economic Impact of Drought in Central Valley

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California’s drought will deal a severe blow to Central Valley irrigated agriculture and farm communities this year and could cost the industry $1.7 billion and cause more than 14,500 workers …

FID’s Drought-Shortened Water Deliveries Will Begin June 1

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This year’s severe drought conditions will result in the Fresno Irrigation District’s shortest water delivery service in 37 years. FID’s Board of Directors last night (May 13) voted to begin …

Ag Sec. Vilsack Announces Continued Progress on 2014 Farm Bill Implementation

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Major New Initiatives Established, Existing Programs Reformed in First 90 Days WASHINGTON, May 7, 2014 — Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced continued progress during the first 90 days of …