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California’s state agencies seek to make water conservation methods permanent

A water conservation plan was released by State agencies Nov 30 to achieve long-term…

 

In this file photo dated Thursday, April 23, 2015, an Indian worker dismantles an old car amid heaps of scrap in Bangalore, India. (AP Photo/Aijaz Rahi, FILE)

World Bank: Climate change could result in 100 million poor

STOCKHOLM — Climate change could push more than 100 million people into…

 

Mike Koozmin/The SF ExaminerThe average person uses 3 pounds of lemons a year

Lemon tree cultivation hits a sweet note for SF's urban forestry

How many lemon trees does it take to make San Francisco self-sustainable?…

 

AP file photoA stretch of California State Route 99 corridor in the San Joaquin Valley is shown busy with traffic in Fresno.

Record air pollution vexes California agriculture heartland

This is the time of year when residents who often live with…

AP file photoA stretch of California State Route 99 corridor in the San Joaquin Valley is shown busy with traffic in Fresno.

Maybe journos can’t farm, but congressmen can

Today’s Washington Post highlights a dilemma for the Tea Party movement in…

Bill would require hearings for aerial spraying

ON TARGET: The state Legislature approved a bill that would require public…