14 06, 2018

Legislature Commits to Moving Forward a Solution for Clean Drinking Water

By | June 14th, 2018|Categories: Nitrates, Politics, Water|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Over the past several months, CCM has been closely engaged with the effort to provide growers liability protection against the State Water Resources Control Board for nitrate contamination of groundwater.  As we have chronicled in the Market Memo, SB 623 (Monning, D – Carmel) is the vehicle to achieve the desired result.  Simply, the bill [...]

12 08, 2016

CCM Meets with UC Davis on Nitrate Assessment

By | August 12th, 2016|Categories: Citrus Industry|Tags: , , |0 Comments

This week, CCM staff met with leadership at the University of California, Davis’ Agricultural Sustainability Institute to review their California Nitrogen Assessment, released earlier this month.  According to UC Davis, the goal of the Nitrogen Assessment is to provide an accounting of nitrogen at the state level and evaluation of the negative impacts of surplus [...]