SACRAMENTO, Calif. — While it's still too soon to assess the full impact that California's prolonged drought will have on the U.S. agricultural industry, growers and packers in the state's Central Valley region are feeling left high and dry, projecting significant crop losses — and significant losses to jobs and state revenue associated with those crops.
“It's very bad,” Wendy Fink-Weber, spokeswoman for the Western Growers Association, Irvine, Calif., said of the situation. “The growers ...
REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account
Registering for content on Supermarket News will give you INSTANT access to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’s FREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for! In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.
Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)
Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been granted free access to SN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.
Already registered? Log In