Did you know that Fresno County contributed $5.9 billion while Merced County produced $2.7 billion, Stanislaus $2.5 billion and Madera $1.3 billion in revenue in 2010?
Our farmers and farm laborers work diligently to bring food to the table. Consequently, the element it lacks is enough water to give nourishment to the plants and trees growing in the San Joaquin Valley.
California generates enough money from agriculture to become a nation all by itself, combined with oil and other businesses in the state. California agriculture feeds 40 percent of our nation.