Grower challenges such as a persistent labor shortage and increasing regulatory burdens have prompted more investments in robotics, information technology and remote sensing in agriculture, a study has found.
The Trump administration previously delayed effective date until 2020.
Sustaining American agriculture through deliberate public policy should be a no-brainer; except it's not.
Voters on Tuesday passed Proposition 68 – the California Clean Water and Safe Parks Act – a $4.1 billion bond that will provide $1.6 billion for water-related projects.
State officials have provided an update on construction-related activities for the Lake Oroville Spillways Emergency Recovery Project.
Vidak says original decision gave the appearance of vote-rigging.
When and how much to irrigate plum trees for prunes largely depends on the growth stage of the tree and the fruit, along with the weather leading up to that point in the season.
Updated hydrology information enabled the Bureau of Reclamation to raise the allocation by 5 percent.