Dairy production costs exceed revenue

By Vicky Boyd Although milk topped San Joaquin County’s 2022 agricultural crop report, today’s picture is far different as dairy prices have fallen significantly and production costs exceed revenue in […]

SGMA hits 10th year as challenges persist

By Craig W. Anderson During the last decade of drought and floods, the state’s Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) of 2014 has required local agencies to create a roadmap to […]

The rain year has been ideal, so far

By Vicky Boyd This year’s winter precipitation and spring temperatures have turned out to be more of a Goldilocks tale than last year: not too much, not too little, but […]

Delta tunnels EIR certified despite opposition

By Vicky Boyd The California Department of Water Resources recently certified the environmental impact report for the massive Delta tunnel project, saying it complied with state law and setting permitting […]