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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 ...

U.S. Drought Monitor News

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May 5, 2016 ... U.S. Crops in Drought, April: Winter wheat, rangeland and pastures in good ... On May 3, drought was affecting just 10 percent of the U.S. cattle ...

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 ...

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

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May 5, 2015 ... California's Drought Could Upend America's Entire Food System ... The maligned almond is a great crop for California — it needs brief, cold winters and .... meaning that many of the effects of the bill won't be felt until 2040.

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

www.csmonitor.com/USA/2012/0719/US-drought-how-it-could-impact-food-water-needs-around-the-world

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.

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 ...

The Cost and Consequences of the U.S. Drought | TIME.com

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Oct 26, 2012 ... This drought is not going to just impact the marketplace here; it's also ... National decreases in crop yields this year rivaled a major drought that ...

Agriculture and Food Supply Impacts - US Environmental Protection ...

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However, more severe warming, floods, and drought may reduce yields. ... For any particular crop, the effect of increased temperature will depend on the crop's  ...

dynamic effects of drought on us crop and livestock sectors

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U.S. drought by implementing supply shocks to crop sectors in an equilibrium ... the drought shocks that affected both crop yields and livestock production.

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USDA Economic Research Service-US Drought 2012: Farm and ...

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Once the 2012 harvest of most field crops was nearly complete, the severity of the drought and its effect on crop production became ...

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.

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 ... was 9 percent below pre-drought levels, yet crop revenue remained strong. ... the drought is likely having its largest impact on local economies in areas ...