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Snow geese take flight in a Sutter County rice field

Rice Farmers Enlisted to Sustain Pacific Flyway Birds

By Edgar Sanchez Reprinted with permission from the California Farm Bureau Federation Sixth-generation rice grower Jeff Gallagher is perpetually surrounded by birds on...
Senator Melissa Hurtado

Hurtado Attends Historical Groundbreaking of Construction On Friant-Kern Canal

Press release provided by Senator Melissa Hurtado On January 25th, Senator Melissa Hurtado (D-Sanger) released the following statement after attending the historical...
Few delta smelt remain in the wild

Is There Any Hope for Delta Smelt?

By Scott Hamilton, President, Hamilton Resource Economics Delta smelt have been protected under both the federal and state Endeared Species Acts since...
trout breaching water

Bacterial Outbreak Forces Euthanization of Fish at Three Southern California Hatcheries

Press Release Provided by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife Three California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) fish hatchery facilities...
aqueduct

SWC Sues State of California Over Updated Permit Conditions for the Long-term Operation of...

Press Release provided by State Water Contractors The State Water Contractors (SWC) recently filed a lawsuit against the California Department of Water...
bats

Let’s Put Things in Perspective!

Marcia WolfeContributor, Valley Ag Voice I do not want to talk about this. The COVID-19 disease media blitz is driving me nuts....
Helen Madere Memorial Bridge over the Sacramento River at Rio Vista, CA. photo By Timothy Boomer

Newsom’s Choice: Fish or Farmers

By Valley Ag Voice Staff Every drop of water carries a story with it. That story’s length is determined by many factors,...