Signs like this one dot the landscape around farms near Huron, where Westlands Water District growers are buying water on the open market and pumping groundwater to grow their crops – or fallowing their fields.
Signs like this one dot the landscape around farms near Huron, where Westlands Water District growers are buying water on the open market and pumping groundwater to grow their crops – or fallowing their fields. Randall Benton rbenton@sacbee.com
Signs like this one dot the landscape around farms near Huron, where Westlands Water District growers are buying water on the open market and pumping groundwater to grow their crops – or fallowing their fields. Randall Benton rbenton@sacbee.com

Editorial: California drought could be the new normal

August 23, 2015 8:14 AM