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  • Realty Meets Climate Reality
    by jaylund on January 27, 2020 at 12:20 am

    by Kat Kerlin My husband and I fell in love a couple of months ago. It was with a house by a river. (See what I did there?) This is the river that was a stone’s throw away when we … Continue reading &rarr […]

  • Striped Bass: An Important Indicator Species in the Delta
    by jaylund on January 13, 2020 at 1:10 am

    by Peter Moyle The striped bass is a favorite sport fish in the San Francisco Estuary (SFE), especially the Delta, because of its large size, sporting qualities, and tasty flesh. Historically, it supported major commercial and sport fisheries but the … Continue reading &rarr […]

  • A Change of Plans
    by jaylund on January 6, 2020 at 1:19 am

    by Jay Lund The 1957 California Water Plan was ambitious for its time, and successful in its own way for a time. This plan was the ultimate major water project development plan arising from a century of struggles to orient … Continue reading &rarr […]

  • Rapid changes in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta both diminish scientific certainty and increase science’s value
    by jaylund on December 23, 2019 at 12:03 am

    by Jay Lund Conditions in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta are changing, changing in new ways, and changing rapidly.  Changes are rampant not only in climate, but also in ecosystem structure, economic structure and globalization, invasive species, infrastructure, water demands, environmental … Continue reading &rarr […]

  • Futures for Delta Smelt
    by jaylund on December 15, 2019 at 11:25 pm

    by Peter Moyle, Karrigan Bork, John Durand, Tien-Chieh Hung, Andrew Rypel A recent biological opinion (BiOp) released by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) concluded that a proposed  re-operation of California’s largest water projects will avoid driving the federally … Continue reading &rarr […]

  • Mechanical Pruning of a New Raisin Variety at KARE
    by Brian German on January 24, 2020 at 10:08 pm

    AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Mechanical Pruning of a New Raisin Variety at KARE Industry members got an opportunity to see two machines perform mechanical pruning in vineyards this week at the 2020 Grape Mechanical Pruning Field Demo that was held at the Kearney ... Read More Mechanical Pruning of a New Raisin Variety at KARE AgNet West […]

  • The California Kitchen: Slow Poached Prawns
    by Dan on January 24, 2020 at 7:59 pm

    AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news The California Kitchen: Slow Poached Prawns In today’s California Kitchen, learn to cook amazing Slow Poached Prawns with The Untamed Chef, Albert J. Hernandez. Here is what you will need: 1 Lb U-16 Prawns1.5 QTs Water1 ... Read More The California Kitchen: Slow Poached Prawns AgNet West […]

  • Farm City Newsday Friday, 01-24-20
    by Dan on January 24, 2020 at 4:00 pm

    AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Farm City Newsday Friday, 01-24-20 Get the latest agriculture news in today’s Farm City Newsday, hosted by Danielle Leal. Today’s show is filled with stories covering the continued growth of organic retail sales. We’ve got ... Read More Farm City Newsday Friday, 01-24-20 AgNet West […]

  • Several Chlorpyrifos Questions Raised by CFBF
    by Brian German on January 24, 2020 at 4:07 am

    AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Several Chlorpyrifos Questions Raised by CFBF After a series of public roundtable events, California Farm Bureau Federation (CFBF) has several chlorpyrifos questions as to how the industry is going to be moving forward.  The Chlorpyrifos Alternatives ... Read More Several Chlorpyrifos Questions Raised by CFBF AgNet West […]