California Farmers Gulp Most Of State’s Water, But Say They’ve Cut Back : The Salt : NPR

Farms in California use as much as four times the water consumed by cities and towns. Now farmers are on defense after the governor decided to mostly exempt them from new, sweeping water cutbacks.

http://www.npr.org/blogs/thesalt/2015/04/07/398106067/calif-s-farmers-gulp-most-of-states-water-but-say-theyve-cut-back