Climate and Agriculture in the Southeast

More impacts of the Southeast drought on cattle production

Drovers Newsletter posted a story today describing some of the continuing impacts of the Southeastern drought on cattle production.  Fortunately, recent rains and cooler temperatures over the winter have improved the drought conditions significantly, but with warmer and drier conditions now occurring again, this could mean more problems for farmers…
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No change in drought status again this week

The latest Drought Monitor released this morning shows no change in the drought status from last week. Last week’s map also showed no change from the week before.  What will  happen next week?  Rain in the last day (after the cut-off for today’s map) may help reduce the drought more,…
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No changes to drought this week

The latest Drought Monitor released this morning shows no changes in the drought status across the Southeast from last week’s map.  It’s not unusual after a big rain event followed by a dry week for the DM authors to take time to catch their breath, work on other areas of…
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