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Land Transitions and Dust in the San Joaquin Valley

By Andrew Ayres, Jaymin Kwon, Joy Collins

Jul 25, 2022 ... In contrast to the California examples, these lands were typically not taken out of production, but rather were part of rotational fallowing ...

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Policy Brief: Drought and California’s Agriculture

By Alvar Escriva-Bou, Josué Medellín-Azuara, Ellen Hanak, John Abatzoglou

Apr 26, 2022 ... Farmers adapt to water shortages by leaving some irrigated cropland unplanted, also known as idling or fallowing land.

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Could Rangeland Return to the Central Valley?

By Caitlin Peterson

Mar 28, 2022 ... As Central Valley farmers confront the need to fallow some farmland to ... rotational grazing, etc. to increase wildlife habitat and plant ...

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Making Federal Farm Support Drought-Smart

By Ellen Hanak

Mar 29, 2016 ... Similarly, paying a group of farmers to do rotational fallowing—which means they take turns temporarily fallowing fields—can reduce overall ...