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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David and Goliath, Wyoming style: Lone rancher takes on the EPA

Out in western Wyoming, cattle, oil and tourists are the main sources of income; and even with a town job it’s a tough place to make a life. But one welder by the name of Andy Johnson is building a cow-calf operation on a small ranch out from town. Unfortunately the EPA didn’t like the …

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AG Water Use: It’s not 80%

  With all the facts and figures flying around about California’s water, there’s one number that misleads people, and it matters. One word added to the definition of available water makes a big difference in perception. News reports are telling the world that agriculture uses 80 per cent of the developed water supply in the …

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