This road-side message in California’s Central Valley near Fresno is a clear statement about the crucial role of irrigation water to ensure the nation’s food supply! At a Fresno conference in March which had a specific focus on irrigation, the American Ground Water Trust convened the Groundwater Session. The conference was organized by the International Center for Water Technology and was held in Fresno, CA.
Presentations at the AGWT groundwater session included:
Details of all the conference presentations are listed at http://icwt.net/wtc/index.htm .
A sign on a farm trailer reading 'Food grows where water flows,' hangs over dry, cracked mud at the edge of a farm
April 16, 2009 near Buttonwillow, California. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)