Life by the drop: Rice farming after the water is cut off

  • June 21, 2012 - StateImpact Texas
  • "Instead of assuming that the water that we need in the future for our cities is going to come out of agriculture (which is kind of the current mantra for our state water plan), at some point we're got to start preserving that water for agriculture at all costs and incentivize those who can to undertake the more expensive propositions of developing new water supplies." - 4th generation Wharton County rice farmer Ronald Gertson... READ MORE