Jeff Perachhi has been farming on the west side of the San Joaquin Valley in California for 25 years. He grows wine grapes, almonds, pomegranates and seedless tangerines. Jeff has begun tapping into ground wells that haven’t needed to run in more than 15 years.
The drought is wreaking havoc on the state and shows very few signs of letting up anytime soon. Crop insurance protects Mr. Peracchi’s crops and he wouldn’t farm without it. Learn why crop insurance is so important to San Joaquin Valley farmers.