Todd Fitchette

Associate Editor,
Western Farm Press

Todd Fitchette, associate editor with Western Farm Press, spent much of his journalism career covering agriculture in California and the western United States. Aside from reporting about issues related to farm production, environmental regulations and legislative matters, he has extensive experience covering the dairy industry, western water issues and politics. His journalistic experience includes local daily and weekly newspapers, where he was recognized early in his career as an award-winning news photographer.

Fitchette is US Army veteran and a graduate of California State University, Chico. He resides in Tulare, Calif.

University of California viticulture farm advisors
University of California hires four viticulture advisors
University of California hires four new viticulture advisors to serve in San Joaquin Valley
American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers meeting
Pistachio leader sees headwinds in growth curve
Pistachio industry leader says nut crop could face headwinds as it continues its growth curve
California Citrus Mutual director John Gless
California citrus leaders learn lessons from Florida
California citrus industry continues to prepare for 'inevitable' discovery of HLB
California raisins
RBA achieves $1,900 for 2014 Zante Currant raisin crop
California raisin growers to get $1,900 per ton for 2014 Zante Currant crop
Honeybee on citrus blossom
Citrus bloom declared in California's Fresno County
Formal declaration of citrus bloom in Fresno County means protections in place to safeguard honeybees
Feds to California farmers: 'no water for you this year'
Central Valley Project water will not go for agricultural uses in 2015
Citrus orchard destroyed
California drought: State moves into fourth dry year
California farmers face second consecutive year without federal irrigation water
Container ships at the Port of Oakland
Union dockworkers return to work at West Coast ports
West Coast dockworkers return to work after tentative agreement is reached with Pacific Maritime Association
World Ag Expo water forum
Adjudicated water decisions often not best for growers
California growers urged to avoid adjudication when settling water disputes.
American Pistachio
American Pistachio Growers gather in San Diego
American Pistachio Growers gather in San Diego for annual convention
World Ag Expo volunteers working with exhibitors and visitors
World Ag Expo opens to sun and crowds
2015 World Ag Expo opens to plenty of sun and lots to see
Shasta Dam
Drought: New curtailment orders on tap for California?
California looks at variety of options to conserve stored water in 2015
Drought and ports team up to sour citrus exports
Will drought, ports sour California citrus exports?
California farmers impacted by drought and port slowdown
Fresno County citrus grower Harvey Bailey
Friant Water Authority seeks long-term water solutions
Friant Water Authority seeks long-term water solutions through internal reorganization
Ted Sheely is a diversified farmer
Horizon Nut breaks ground on new processing plant
Horizon Nut expands pistachio processing capacity in heart of Central Valley growing region.
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