A bill in Congress aims to expedite the completion of the proposed Sites Reservoir in Northern California, which has been identified for possible funding under the $7.5 billion state water bond passed by voters in November.
To the north, the Sierra Nevada received a welcome dose of snow Friday and Saturday, with some areas
The designation typically takes lands already owned by the government and walls them off from new mining, roads and power lines.
The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation has made its initial allocation of Central Valley Project water for 2
Last year farmers in the district left thousands of acres unplanted or irrigated by pumping scarce ground water.
The state expects to issue 1.4 million driver’s licenses to immigrants.
A University of California study has found that insecticide applications too close to the onion bloom appear to repel the honeybees that are crucial to seed production. Farms in the southern Sacramento Valley provide the seed that's used on onion farms...
Half of Californians also said that in dry years, the state should help farmers by easing environmental regulations that protect fish in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, but the survey found 46 percent disagreeing.
The Tehama District Fair in Red Bluff, Calif., may change its dates from September to July. It is the latest of many fairs that have considered or implemented date changes to boost attendance or accommodate changing school schedules.
The contractor was cited for several violations, including not paying employees at least biweekly or semimonthly; not providing wage statements to workers; and not disclosing employment conditions to workers.
With the almond blossom in California nearly complete, there have as yet been no reports of widespread bee die-offs, an expert says.
The rain is letting up, but more showers are expected for Monday afternoon.
Tentative contract deal reached.
About 300 agriculture students from California State University-Chico and nearby community colleges met with representatives from 38 ag-related companies Feb. 18 at a career and internship fair at the university farm. It was Chico State's 12th annual...