Day: April 22, 2015

A Big Culprit In California’s Drought Starts With ‘A’ — And It’s Not Almonds

California’s water-intensive almond industry has faced mounting criticism during the drought, especially after Gov. Jerry Brown announced that the state’s first mandatory water cutbacks wouldn’t apply to farmers. But several deep looks alfalfa, not almondsDepartment of Water Resources Alfalfa is raised almost exclusively to feed […]