The big pipe known as a siphon stretches into the Malheur County farmland, carrying its precious cargo of water. A recent string of storms helped some sections of the county in terms of water supplies but other other areas did not receive much moisture. (Malheur Enterprise/FILE)
NYSSA – The Owyhee Irrigation District received a big shot in the arm earlier this month after a series of storms moved through the area.
Water availability is the single decisive factor in local agriculture production, including the $80 million onion industry. According . . .