The new trade deal known as USMCA (United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement) was officially signed by President Donald Trump Friday. Farmers in Yuma County are calling it a “victory” knowing it will bring thousands of jobs to those in the area.
Many people in the Yuma community take pride in having such a heavy agricultural presence around town. However, the ag industry has so much to it, you might often find yourself always asking questions and wanting to know more. Our Executive Director had a Q&A session with the local news.
A lot of variables go into agricultural success, some guided by the hand of nature, others by the intellect of man. In the latter category is a five-year, $2.5 million research project with the unwieldy moniker of “Qualitative Assessments of Water and Salt Balance for Cropping Systems in Lower Co