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Running On Empty: Two Farmers

The cost of water is hurting farmers – some more than others.

07/31/2014

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Farmers To Get More Water As Officials Ease Drought-Related Cutbacks

Drought-stricken California farmers and cities are set to get more water as state and federal officials ease water cutbacks due to recent rain and snow, officials announced on Friday.

04/18/2014

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Calif. Citrus Growers Take Steps To Protect Crops During Cold Snap

Citrus farmers across central California are bracing for a cold snap that could put their crops at risk.

12/04/2013

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State Quarantines Homegrown Fruit In Fight Against SoCal Citrus Pest

Residents living within 10 miles of an affected tree in Hacienda Heights will not be allowed to take their fruit with them for the next two years.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–04/04/2012

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Strawberries Keep Top Spot In Ventura County Crops

Strawberries are still the top crop in Ventura County where agriculture revenues rose 14.5 percent last year to nearly $2 billion.

07/20/2011

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Calif. Citrus Crops Safe After Clouds Ward Off Freeze

California’s billion-dollar citrus crop is safe for another day after a predicted deep freeze failed to bring temperatures down far enough to cause damage.

11/25/2010

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