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.

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.
Pistachio growers Corky Anderson and Ken Puryear
Growing pistachios at Pioneer Nursery
Pioneer Nursery knows pistachios
Horizon Nut builds new plant in Firebaugh
Ted Sheely sees continued growth in pistachios
Horizon Nut group builds on continued success of pistachio industry
Pioneer Nursery partners Corky Anderson and Ken Puryear
Pistachio pioneers build foundation for success
Pioneer Nursery revolutionizes pistachio industry with rootstock selection and nursery containers
California water law discussion
New California law seeks to cap groundwater overdraft
Trio of California law seeks to put cap on groundwater pumping, restore balance to aquifers
Mexican Consul Vicente Sanchez Ventura
Latest immigration policy could lead to scams
MIgrant farmworkers are targets of fraud after recent Presidential order
Shipping containers at the Port of Oakland
Almond shipments down 6 percent in December
California almond exports down 16 percent in December due in large part to dockworker union slowdown
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