High winds whipped fires that burned agricultural byproducts and a nearby field at a plant in Tracy, Calif. The smoldering remains were expected to be totally extinguished by May 23.
California water regulators on Friday accepted an offer from California farmers with the most senior
A look at the issues surrounding Friday's expected decision on senior riparian water rights.
Northern California fourth-graders learned about water runoff, math on the farm and other topics dur
California's cherry crop may fall short of its estimate but good quality and timing sets a good table for Washington.
state officials said Wednesday that they would start mandatory cuts this week to the state’s oldest rights holders.
While agriculture may seem small compared to the entire California economy, it has a big impact on commerce in the San Joaquin Valley, long the nation's leading region for agricultural production.
About 15,000 tricolored blackbirds are temporarily nesting in fields of triticale silage.
Water shutoffs and cutbacks and a sinking water table are threatening to turn the San Joaquin Valley, long the nation's most productive agricultural region, into a hodgepodge of empty fields and veritable ghost towns.
Under the deal expected to be presented to state officials Wednesday, farmers would either take less river water for irrigation or leave a quarter of their crops unplanted.
If enacted, Los Angeles would join Seattle and San Francisco as some of the largest cities in the nation with phased-in minimum wage laws that eventually require annual pay of about $31,200.
The Kearney Agricultural Research and Extension center in Parlier, Calif., is celebrating its 50th anniversary by creating a time capsule that will be opened at its centennial celebration in 2065. Scientists are envisioning how studies will be done a...
The price of the desalinated water would be pegged to the price of imported water, plus a premium.
The cold storm from the Gulf of Alaska brought bands of brief, heavy downpours Thursday to Los Angeles County and points east and south.