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California Agriculture

3 Years Of Drought Has State Debating Unregulated Water Pumping

AP | By ELLEN KNICKMEYER | Posted 10.21.2014 | Green

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Three years of drought have Californians debating an end to the state's status as one of the last in the West with a pump-...

California's Harvest of Shame: 2012

Peter Dreier | Posted 10.23.2012 | Politics
Peter Dreier

Farm workers in California work in the extreme heat and tough conditions to feed our nation and face the risk of death and illness. The people who feed us should not fear death when they go to work.

New Law Will Increase Access to Healthy California Foods

John A. Perez | Posted 12.26.2011 | Los Angeles
John A. Perez

California's nutritional shortcomings extend beyond that of trans fat and caloric challenges, and into the disturbing realm of simple access to affordable, healthy food options.