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Western Farm Press

The Fight For Water Film

Set during the California Water Crisis of 2009, The Fight for Water film highlights the human impact a federal ruling had on a migrant farming community when their water supply was shut off, and the march they staged in order to fight for their water. Check out the film's trailer here!
Western Farm Press

Water Rally Video in Firebaugh, CA

A video on the rally that brought together farmers, farm workers and community leaders from throughout the central and southern San Joaquin Valley to work cooperatively in making more water available for farmers who are in danger of having to fallow land or lose permanent plantings in this exceptional drought.
California Water Usage

Who is Using the Most Water in California?

A little-known state database that measures water use in every community shows huge -- sometimes shocking -- differences between California's water sippers and guzzlers.
Obama featured in the Fresno Bee

Central Valley Legislators React
to President Obama's Visit

Congressman Valadao said, "We feed the world and all we ask for is a reliable, clean water supply. I will remind the President that my constituents are part of the environment too, and the lack of a long-term solution could spell economic and social destruction for the Central Valley.”