Associate Editor, Western Farm Press
Todd Fitchette, associate editor with Western Farm Press, spent much of his journalism career covering agriculture in California and the western United States. Aside from reporting about issues related to farm production, environmental regulations and legislative matters, he has extensive experience covering the dairy industry, western water issues and politics. His journalistic experience includes local daily and weekly newspapers, where he was recognized early in his career as an award-winning news photographer.
Fitchette is US Army veteran and a graduate of California State University, Chico.
Todd’s Recent activity
Declining reservoir levels at Lake Mead and Lake Powell will have real power implications.
Industry representatives suggest the 2022 crop will be about 2.8 billion pounds, with yields averaging just over 2,000 pounds per acre.