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Making the Most of a Wet Year

Between Sarah and her husband Chris, they participate in over 30,000 acres of farming operations, primarily in Westlands Water District and Fresno Irrigation ...

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Water Use in California

By Jeffrey Mount, Ellen Hanak, Caitlin Peterson

California has 8.5 million acres of irrigated cropland. · Although irrigated acreage and farm water use have not grown, the value of agricultural output has been ...

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Water Use in California’s Agriculture

By Caitlin Peterson, Alvar Escriva-Bou, Josué Medellín-Azuara, Spencer Cole

Apr 27, 2023 ... Most farm revenue comes from irrigated crops. Irrigated farmland is concentrated in the San Joaquin Valley (54% of the state total), ...

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Adapting to a Water-Scarce California

By Ellen Hanak

Jan 9, 2023 ... And while the drought was undeniably hard on agriculture, ... economy, and environment as these agricultural lands are retired?