By September, California’s water agencies will decide whether to approve plans to pump billions of gallons of water through the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta to the Bay Area, Southern California and the state’s productive farm regions.
According to March survey results released by Fresno State, local San Joaquin Valley residents are more concerned about water than they are about crime, job creation and global warming.
West Sacramento, Calif. — In the quarter ending March 31, 2017, Rural Community Assistance Corporation (RCAC) closed 20 loans totaling more than $6 million to assist rural communities in Arizona, California, Hawaii and New Mexico.
There are twice as many farm workers in California than statistics showed in 2014, a recently released study demonstrates, indicating a remarkably stable rural workforce.
California made history in 2012 after becoming the first state in the U.S. to declare that clean drinking water is a human right.