Yolo County farmer Bruce Rominger shows a crop of processing tomatoes that’s ready for harvest.
Photo/Ching Lee
Yolo County farmer Bruce Rominger checks on harvest equipment for processing tomatoes.
Photo/Ching Lee
Tomato growers reduce acreage to match markets
California processing tomato harvest is underway, and with lower prices this year, growers say they will need a good crop if they want to see decent returns. Read more...

House vote sets stage for talks on drought relief
Before members of Congress left Washington for the political conventions and August recess, the House of Representatives passed a 2017 appropriations bill that includes California drought-relief provisions. Read more...

Commentary: Environmental demands for water keep expanding
Asked on the Public Policy Institute of California water blog "how much water nature needs," the response of Mike Sweeney, the executive director of the Nature Conservancy's California Chapter, was an attention-getter. Read more...

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