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  • Field courses help young people see the real world
    by andrewrypel on February 15, 2020 at 1:47 am

    by Andrew L. Rypel It was perhaps unsurprising I wound up a field ecologist. Raised in Wisconsin, I spent almost all my childhood free time roaming largely unchaperoned in nature, pre-internet. It was there that I developed a deep love … Continue reading →

  • Episode 1: “Unraveling the Knot” Water movement in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta – reprise
    by jaylund on February 2, 2020 at 11:45 pm

    By Bill Fleenor, Amber Manfree, and Megan Nguyen This is a re-posting from January 22, 2017.  Reminders on how things work are sometimes useful. (The whole series, with links below, is thought-provoking.) In 2010, John DeGeorge of RMA, Inc used … Continue reading →

  • 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 →

  • 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 →

  • 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 →

  • The California Kitchen: Fresh Fruit Gum Drops
    by Jim Rogers on February 21, 2020 at 8:00 pm

    AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news The California Kitchen: Fresh Fruit Gum Drops For this and many more of these recipes visit: www.ajhtheuntamedchef.com Watch Albert’s Cooking Show: www.foodytv.com or stream it on Roku, Amazon Fire, Google TV, and Apple TV Follow Albert on: ... Read More The California Kitchen: Fresh Fruit Gum Drops AgNet West

  • California Sues Trump Administration Over New Water Plan
    by Brian German on February 21, 2020 at 5:09 pm

    AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news California Sues Trump Administration Over New Water Plan The new water plan signed by President Donald Trump has quickly met opposition from California officials.  A lawsuit was filed in federal court the day after President Trump was in ... Read More California Sues Trump Administration Over New Water Plan AgNet West

  • Farm City Newsday Friday, 02-21-20
    by Jim Rogers on February 21, 2020 at 5:09 pm

    AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Farm City Newsday Friday, 02-21-20 Get the latest agriculture news in today’s Farm City Newsday, hosted by Danielle Leal. Today’s show is filled with stories covering President Donald Trump’s recent visit to California to talk ... Read More Farm City Newsday Friday, 02-21-20 AgNet West

  • Ag Groups Excited about New Sustainable Farming Coalition
    by Jim Rogers on February 21, 2020 at 2:00 pm

    AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Ag Groups Excited about New Sustainable Farming Coalition Farm groups that represent millions of farmers and ranchers across the country are forming a new coalition called Farmers for a Sustainable Future.  Several of the industry leads voiced their ... Read More Ag Groups Excited about New Sustainable Farming Coalition AgNet West