There is a place for the odds and ends that don’t make it into the official reports and this is it. One of our writers has driven an estimated 750,000 miles to attend somewhere around 5,000 meetings. He doesn’t know much about water but he knows a lot about meetings and Highway 99. There’s no telling what will go through a person’s mind with all that alone time behind the wheel. Find out here.


Danish Water Technology Alliance and Fresno State May 13, 2019

The Danish Water Technology Alliance held a SGMA workshop at Fresno State’s Craig School of Business on Monday, May 13, 2019. The event began with fresh fruit, scones and coffee. So by the time Tommy Esqueda, Vice President of Water for the University began speaking...

Delta View Water Association Announcement May 2019

Editor's Note: The following was received from Johnny Gailey, owner of Green Acres Ag Consulting of Visalia. He has been instrumental in forming the new Delta View Water Association. This nonprofit group has come together to help growers in white areas and those in...

Valley Ventures Accepting Applications

Valley Ventures applications are now open! Valley Ventures is the best opportunity to learn what to do and what not to do to build a business any aspiring entrepreneur can have. Valley Ventures is now accepting applications for their Fall 2019 Cohort! Participants...

A Fix is Proposed to Address Sinking Land Beneath the Friant-Kern Canal

Note: Our friend John Cox of the Bakersfield Californian wrote this piece recently and he and his publication kindly gave us permission to reprint the article. By John Cox   jcox@bakersfield.com When it opened in 1951, the Friant-Kern Canal carried at least 4,000...

Water Association of Kern County Summit this Thursday March 7th

Something very exciting is about to happen at the Rabobank Arena in Bakersfield on Thursday, March 7th. The Water Association of Kern County will hold its 2019 Water Summit beginning at 7am. If you’re not familiar with WAKC and its Executive Director Beth Pandol this...

Delta View Water Association Announcement May 2019

Editor's Note: The following was received from Johnny Gailey, owner of Green Acres Ag Consulting of Visalia. He has been instrumental in forming the new Delta View Water Association. This nonprofit group has come together to help growers in white areas and those in...

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Valley Ventures Accepting Applications

Valley Ventures applications are now open! Valley Ventures is the best opportunity to learn what to do and what not to do to build a business any aspiring entrepreneur can have. Valley Ventures is now accepting applications for their Fall 2019 Cohort! Participants...

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Henry Miller Reclamation District #2131 Seeks a Water Master The Henry Miller Reclamation District #2131 (District) delivers irrigation water and provides drainage services to over 300 landowners covering 45,000 acres of highly...

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NKGSA Looking for Leadership

The Fresno Irrigation District (“FID”) in coordination with the North Kings Groundwater Sustainability Agency (“NKGSA”) seeks to hire an individual to serve as the Executive Officer of the NKGSA. Prospective candidate needs related experience in water management. For...

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