Water needs grow beyond farms vs. cities

Outlet: Arizona Daily Star

October 26, 2009

YUMA — The water in the Colorado River could fill the needs of all the homes and offices in Phoenix, Tucson, Las Vegas and much of Southern California, but much of it irrigates vast fields of wheat, alfalfa, cotton and vegetables.
That has painted a target on farms as urban water managers search for sources to meet future demands…

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