Home fires are more prevalent in winter than in any other season. This is due in part to an increase in cooking and heating fires. Holiday decorations and winter storms that can interrupt electrical service and cause people to turn to alternative heating sources also contribute to the increased risk of fire in winter. Here's how you can maintain a fire-safe home this winter season.
Many different crops grow in the Sacramento Valley - tomatoes, watermelon, sunflowers, almonds, melon, safflower, and wine grapes - to name just a few. Check out the beauty of agriculture. Photos and footage by Jim Morris of Sacramento Valley Water.