Posts by Todd Fitchette

Cooperative Extension programs
in Farm Press Blog Feb 15, 2016

Boosting scientific literacy key to good public policy

New University of California Ag and Natural Resources vice president plans to boost scientific literacy among the general public and policy makers by....More
Barbecues and football parties are synonymous
in Farm Press Blog Feb 04, 2016

What would Super Bowl be without the farmer?

Farmers will feed millions of Super Bowl parties this weekend....More
Overwintering bee hives in Central California
in Farm Press Blog Jan 31, 2016

Agricultural losses add up as crooks profit

Thieves continue to steal truckloads of tree nuts and bee hives in California....More
Grape plantings being bowled over in central California.
in Farm Press Blog Jan 26, 2016

Does California policy support agricultural production?

Do permanent crops have the support of state and federal lawmakers and policy?....More
El Nino rains bring flooding to California
in Farm Press Blog Jan 20, 2016

Why is California not storing more water?

California regulators waste opportunity to capture storm runoff....More
California Milk Advisory Board float in the Tournament of Roses Parade
in Farm Press Blog Jan 11, 2016

California Milk Advisory Board's award-winning float

California Milk Advisory Board wins with New Year's parade float in Pasadena....More
Could farm water deliveries be aided by desalination plants
in Farm Press Blog Jan 04, 2016

Could coastal desalination efforts help farmers?

Could desalination plants improve water availability for California farmers?....More
Removing citrus grove during drought
in Farm Press Blog Dec 28, 2015

'Dead Harvest' calls attention to decades of bad policy

Movie on California's water woes seeks to turn political tide....More
Low lake levels leave marinas high and dry at Shasta Lake in 2015
in Farm Press Blog Dec 21, 2015

California earns poor grades for water management

NRDC gives California poor grades in handling the drought....More
Knights Landing Outfall Gates Fish Barrier
in Farm Press Blog Dec 16, 2015

Are nickel-and-dime projects meeting CVPIA mandate?

23 years after the CVPIA, fish are dying and humans are out of water....More
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