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Climate Change Issues and Farming Practices

Update: Farallon Rodenticide drop

“Short of offshore oil drilling, this is the biggest threat to the sanctuary that I have ever seen,” said Richard Charter, senior fellow with the Ocean Foundation who helped create the Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary that surrounds the Farallon…

 

Wine vs. weed in Napa Valley

“Some winemakers see marijuana as a threat to their image and, potentially, the quality of their grapes. But others see cannabis as the only real way to diversify the county’s grape-dominant agricultural economy as millennials shy away from wine drinking….

 

Trump delivers on pledge for wealthy California farmers

Trump delivers on pledge for wealthy California Farmers WASHINGTON, D.C. – Hoisting the spoils of victories in California’s hard-fought water wars, President Donald Trump is directing more of the state’s precious water to wealthy farmers and other agriculture interests when…