Blame Congress for immigration inaction that jeopardizes American agriculture | TheHill
"For more than 50 years, since the nullification of the Bracero Treaty and left-unprotected U.S. border, the issue of illegal immigration has vexed our democracy. If there is one thing worse than the byzantine immigration system left in its wake, it’s the unending blame game from the very people charged with providing sound immigration policy: Congress. Read More..."
Kern County Farm Bureau Weekly ENewsletter October 23th, 2017
"Kern County Farm Bureau Weekly ENewsletter October 23th, 2017 San Joaquin Valley Value Added Agriculture in Numbers Read More..."
Water for Farms – a briefing by the Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC) | CDFA's Planting Seeds Blog
"California is an agricultural powerhouse—the nation’s largest farm state and a world market leader, with 2012 sales of $48 billion (Note – the California Agricultural Statistics Service reports $46.4 billion in farm receipts in 2013). California’s dry summers make irrigation essential.