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Abnormally dry conditions increase across Southeast; drought returns to south Georgia

The latest National Drought Monitor was issued this morning and shows that abnormally dry conditions expanded from 20 to 34 percent of the region, mostly in the western Carolinas and Virginia.  Dry conditions decreased in Alabama, but moderate drought reappeared in south-central Georgia, which has missed most of the rain…
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Drought in California helps encourage dairy growth elsewhere

AgWeb posted an article this week on changes in the dairy industry across the US.  California is still the number one dairy producer, but dairy production has remained flat in California due to the 4-year drought.  Growth in other states has been significant, particularly in places where processing capacity has increased. Colorado, Kansas,…
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