Climate and Agriculture in the Southeast

Drought in the Southwest causes problems for livestock producers

While here in the Southeast we’ve had plenty of rain this year, out west is a different story. The drought in Texas and the Southwest has caused a lot of problems for livestock producers, including water supplies drying up and lack of food. You can read more about the impacts of the drought in Drovers’ Newletter here. The same newsletter also offered an article about how some farmers are improving their water supply. You can read it here.

Source: Tony Atkin, Commons WIkimedia