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2012–13 North American drought

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The 2012–15 North American Drought, an expansion of the 2010–13 Southern United States ... Moderate to severe drought continues to impact and worsen throughout the western United States,...

USDA Economic Research Service-California Drought: Farm and ...

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Feb 3, 2016 ... The ongoing drought in California is likely to have a major impact on the ... Current USDA estimates of weather impacts on principal U.S. crops ...

Impacts of California's Ongoing Drought: Agriculture - Pacific Institute

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Aug 26, 2015 ... California remains the largest agricultural producer in the U.S. in total output ... fewer acres, which was 9 percent below pre-drought levels, yet crop ... the drought is likely having its largest impact on local economies in areas ...

California Farmers Harvest Smaller Crops Due to Drought - Fruits ...

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Another important crop affected by the drought is rice, which is served in restaurants across the U.S. and exported to Asia. About 140,000 acres (56,660 ...

Food prices and the California drought | California WaterBlog

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Apr 22, 2015 ... These crops affect food prices only indirectly and global markets establish ... But the tendency of drought to slightly raise national prices of ...

U.S. Drought Monitor News

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Jul 7, 2016 ... Still, U.S. crops were mostly faring well, with 75 percent of the corn and 70 ... On July 5, drought was affecting 15 percent of the U.S. cattle ...

California's Drought Could Upend America's Entire Food System ...

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May 5, 2015 ... It produces 99 percent of the artichokes grown in the United States, and 94 ... The maligned almond is a great crop for California — it needs brief, cold .... meaning that many of the effects of the bill won't be felt until 2040.

United States Drought Monitor > USDM News > News Archive

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U.S. crops and pastures generally good to excellent in May 2016. Jun 2, 2016 .... USDA: Cattle, winter wheat affected by March drought expansion in S. Plains.

Drought devastates US crops : Nature News & Comment

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Jul 25, 2012 ... Drought devastates US crops. Impact on food prices likely to be felt around the world. Natasha Gilbert. 25 July 2012 ...

US drought: how it could impact food, water needs around the world ...

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Jul 19, 2012 ... The effects of the widespread US drought could range from higher ... the price of corn has risen 34 percent as a result of the US crop losses.

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USDA Economic Research Service-California Drought: Food Prices ...

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The impact of the California drought on food prices depends on its severity, and in ... 2013 freeze in southern California that reduced the U.S. fresh orange crop.

Why the California drought affects everyone | Reveal

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Here's a guide to what's causing the drought and what it means for all of us. ... extreme drought happens once every 20 to 50 years and wreaks havoc on crops.

Drought Takes $2.7 Billion Toll on California Agriculture | Climate ...

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Jun 2, 2015 ... Preliminary estimates on how much the four-year drought will cost California's economy are out. ... two categories of drought established by the U.S. Drought Monitor. ... “Preliminary Analysis: 2015 Drought Economic Impact Study,” UC ... The combined costs from crop, livestock and dairy revenue losses and ...