Checking in on CA’s Pistachios: How crop yield is being impacted by persistent drought
Let’s see how drought and water supply are impacting the pistachio crop in California
Pistachio acreage is increasing in California, but conditions are proving difficult. California Ag Net shares more about where the industry stands with crop yield and its water supply, during the persistent drought.
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