Westlands Water District farmers are trying to let people know that they are important job creators in their region, but they need water to grow jobs as well as crops.
Westlands Water District farmers are trying to let people know that they are important job creators in their region, but they need water to grow jobs as well as crops. RANDALL BENTON rbenton@sacbee.com
Westlands Water District farmers are trying to let people know that they are important job creators in their region, but they need water to grow jobs as well as crops. RANDALL BENTON rbenton@sacbee.com

Westland’s farmers major contributors to Valley economy, report says

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