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Aqueducts at the south end of San Joaquin Valley taking pumped water over the Grapevine (Photo by Sundry Photography / Shutterstock.com)

Delta Dispute Casts Shadow on Water Supplies

By Christine SouzaAssistant Editor, Ag Alert Reprinted with permission from the California Farm Bureau Federation With supplies curtailed from California’s largest water projects,...
Sacramento Delta

Farm Bureau Calls for Cooperation in Delta Water Operations

Press release provided by the California Farm Bureau Federation Given all the uncertainties facing the state and national economies now, the California...
irrigation canal

San Joaquin Valley Water Blueprint

A Key Focus at the Kern County Water Summit By Valley Ag Voice Staff On March 4th, the Water Association of Kern County...
snow on ground

Warm, Dry Conditions Lead to Below Average Snowpack and Precipitation

Press Release Provided by the Department of Water Resources The Department of Water Resources (DWR) today conducted the third manual snow survey...
field irrigation

Report Predicts How Water Losses Will Hit SJ Valley

By Christine Souza Assistant Editor, Ag Alert Reprinted with Permission from the California Farm Bureau Federation San Joaquin Valley farmers say they hope a newly...
Donald Trump in Bakersfield

Trump Greets Thousands with Welcome News on Water Relief

By Valley Ag Voice Staff On Wednesday February 19th, President Donald Trump came to the Valley to sign an order to finalize...
Kern River

Kern River Basin Snowpack Well Below Normal

By Steve Lafond Special to the Valley Ag Voice The Kern River, commonly referred to as the “River of Feast or Famine”, is...
California aqueduct

ACWA Applauds Gov. Newsom Comments in Support of Voluntary Agreements

Press Release Provided By ACWA ACWA Executive Director Dave Eggerton issued the following statement in response to the announcement by California Gov....
California aqueduct

Nuts Getting a Bad Rap for Sinking the California Aqueduct

by Lois Henry, SJVWater.com Reprinted with Permission from SJVwater.org  State water officials are blaming almond and pistachio orchards for sinking the California Aqueduct...
water reservoir snowpack storage

Year Starts with Near-Average Snowpack

By Kevin Hecteman Reprinted with Permission from the California Farm Bureau Federation  A wet December has left its mark in the mountains, and...
 

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