In 2013 dozens of farm-related businesses in California’s Central Valley gathered to show support for the farmers who drive the rural economy.

“Central California Businesses for Farmers” came together in a 95-acre alfalfa field with the people and equipment they use to support farming activities.

Without dependable supplies of irrigation water, farms simply can’t produce the fresh fruits &┬ávegetables, feed and fiber products that create hundreds of thousands of jobs throughout California.