Posts by Todd Fitchette

Republican presidential candidates
in Farm Press Blog Apr 28, 2016

What do presidential candidates think of US agriculture?

What are the thoughts of those running for president when it comes to American agriculture?....More
It takes irrigation water to grow crops
in Farm Press Blog Apr 20, 2016

California food banks receive record donations in 2015

Last year the California Association of Food Banks’ (CAFB) Farm to Family program received a record 150 million pounds of donated produce from the....More
in Farm Press Blog Apr 18, 2016

Activists profit well by peddling fear

Environmental activist groups profit well by selling fear because it's easy to sell, requires little logical forethought and because we allow it....More
in Farm Press Blog Apr 06, 2016

Water decision another nail in agriculture's coffin

Water decision another nail in agriculture's coffin....More
Irrigation pump
in Farm Press Blog Apr 05, 2016

Leaders react to USBR water allocation announcement

Reactions to the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation's California water allocation for 2016....More
New Melones Reservoir
in Farm Press Blog Apr 01, 2016

From the 'You Can't Make This Up' department

Stanislaus River pulse flows announced right after zero-percent allocation is made public....More
Severe drought conditions in California
in Farm Press Blog Mar 30, 2016

Urban water users question conservation mandate

Granite Bay water users no longer forced to conserve water....More
Sunrise over Millerton Lake
in Farm Press Blog Mar 25, 2016

Will USBR give Valley farmers another goose egg?

California farmers fear another zero water allocation from the feds....More
Adult Asian citrus psyllid feeding on a citrus leaf.
in Farm Press Blog Mar 16, 2016

Is HLB close to making its San Joaquin Valley debut?

How close is the San Joaquin Valley to finding its first case of citrus greening disease?....More
in Farm Press Blog Mar 14, 2016

My train of thought has left the station

How do smart people parrot lies with a straight face?....More
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