The Dirty Little Secret of Clean Energy

With all the talk of agriculture contributing mightily to global warming with greenhouse gas emissions, the environmental movement is ignoring one of the worst greenhouse gas pollutants on the planet. Maybe they are ignoring it because the gas is a direct result of so-called ‘green’ energy sources - It is used on those allegedly low …

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Why Water Management Matters

Erik Wilson is a spray applicator out of Merced, California. He’s well known and respected for his work helping to create the ‘My Job Depends On Ag’ movement. He recently wrote an essay which explains California's water problem. He says that people back east may not understand why our farmers are so concerned about improving …

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Dump a Plan Just Because Trump Supports It? Really?

Sometimes I wish I lived in San Francisco just so I could move away from it.  A whole lot of strange thinking comes out of that town. The Board of Supervisors of San Francisco threw a temper tantrum last week, and are trying to cut off their nose to spite their face.  They chose to …

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The Root of California’s Water Woes

  We all know water is a big problem in California.  It becomes very complex - but the root of the problem is simple:  most of the water in California falls on the northwestern third of the state, and the vast majority of the people and agriculture are far away.  There are no natural delivery …

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