CVP Growers Get 5% Boost in Irrigation Water

A wet April enabled the Bureau of Reclamation to bump irrigation deliveries to west-side Central Valley Project growers by 5% to 20% of their contracts, the federal agency said Tuesday. In addition, Friant Division growers saw their Class 1 allocations also...
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Didn’t Make it to Bakersfield? Watch Trump’s Speech Here.

President Donald Trump spoke about his reelection campaign and ensuring that California farmers have sufficient water to grow their crops in Bakersfield today. The event began at about 3 p.m. inside the JACO Hangar at Meadows Field Airport. Click on the ...
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Gov. Gavin Newsom Restarts Giant Water Tunnel Project

SACRAMENTO — Gov. Gavin Newsom has restarted a project to build a giant, underground tunnel that would pump billions of gallons of water from the San Joaquin Delta to the southern part of the state. “This project would help safeguard a vital source of affor...