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Every winter, from November until April Earthbound Farms operations move from the Salinas Valley of California to the Sonoran Desert of Arizona. If you are eating a salad in January odds are stacked in your favor that the organic lettuce produced by Earthbound Farms was grown with water from the Colorado River.

What is described as the lower basin of the Colorado River: New Mexico, Arizona, Utah, Nevada and California, have…