The Produce Basket of the U.S.

I was talking with my sister yesterday about the climate here, and the fact it does not rain (at all) from about April through September/October here. It is bone dry. She mused that there must not be much agriculture grown in the summer, but I assured her otherwise. I got curious about how much produce California supplies to the U.S. and spent a couple hours surfing for information. Below is a smidgen of what I found.

As a result, agriculture accounts for 83 percent of all water used in California.

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One Comment on “The Produce Basket of the U.S.”

  1. gerry rosser Says:

    Quite a joint, that Californy.