Changing history of San Joaquin Valley

Outlet: Western Farm Press

March 8, 2010

Second-generation San Joaquin Valley farmer John Diener refuses to accept the adage that history repeats itself. If it does, he says, it could eventually bring the demise of the richest agricultural valley in America. Diener, 58, farms out of Five Points, Calif., on the West Side of the San Joaquin, where he and his neighbors are fighting on one hand for fresh irrigation water to grow crops,..