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. He resides in Tulare, Calif.
Todd’s Recent activity
California's cotton crop still looks to be good as harvest approaches.
San Joaquin Valley cotton acreage is down this year.
Pest pressures have been low in Central Valley cotton fields.
High heat during July may cause decreased cotton yields.