For months farmers have only been able to guess how the drought would affect them, but this year’s planting season brings bad news. Not only are the crops hit hard, other businesses are feeling the pain.
The northern valley grows 97 percent of the state’s rice crop. Cutting farmers’ water in half, meaning fewer seeds are planted.
Ken Uechi has been making sushi for 8 years and considers himself an artist. But he says a new law is adding an unwanted layer to his work.
The guys kicked off Tuesday morning’s show with the “Morning After” going over the highlights from Labor Day weekend. The guys also talked about Johnny Manziel and his attitude during Texas A&M’s win over Rice. […]
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) Johnny Manziel won’t be on the field when No. 7 Texas A&M opens the season against Rice on Saturday. At least not until after halftime. The Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback was suspended […]
California environmentalists say a proposal by state pesticide regulators to allow spraying of a controversial pesticide on rice fields in the Sacramento Valley could harm aquatic organisms and honeybees.
California is celebrating 100 years of commercial rice production this year, marking the anniversary of a commodity that has evolved to become one of the state’s most important agricultural exports.
The latest polling from CNN could dramatically alter the vice-presidential search currently being conducted by the Mitt Romney campaign;