NO FEDERAL WATER FOR CALIFORNIA FARMERS
Earlier this month, state water authorities revealed that many California farmers would receive none of their annual water allocation from the State Water Project. Now, federal water authorities have announced that the farmers will receive no water from the Central Valley Project. There will still be partial allocations for those with pre-existing water rights, as well as to waterways that provide habitat to endangered fish species.
GLOBAL WARMING ISN'T CAUSING CALIFORNIA DROUGHT...BLAME FEDERAL JUDGE'S LIES, OBAMA VETO
This week, Obama made a stop in Fresno California, where he promised a staggering $160 million in federal aid - all designed to deal with the state’s disastrous drought. Unfortunately, while blaming the socialist catch-all known as climate change, he neglected to mention that the lack of water was actually caused by government meddling.
OBAMA BLAMES CLIMATE CHANGE, NOT GREEN POLICIES, ON CALIFORNIA DROUGHT
President Obama paid a visit to the drought-stricken San Joaquin Valley in California, promising nearly $3 billion in aid to the region to combat the effects of global warming, which he says is causing the drought.
But is it? IDB says there's nothing mysterious about the drought in California; it's manmade:
PLANNED FOOD SAFETY RULES RILE ORGANIC FARMERS
...Now, farmers are discovering that the FDA's proposed rules would curtail many techniques that are common among organic growers, including spreading house-made fertilizers, tilling cropland with grazing animals, and irrigating from open creeks.
Suddenly, from small family operations nestled in the foothills of Appalachia to the sophisticated organic-grower networks that serve Los Angeles and San Francisco, the farms that celebrity chefs and food-conscious consumers jostle to buy from are facing an unexpected adversary.