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The Topeka Capital-Journal
After devastating wildfires, Kansas ranchers hay it forwarda huge load of hay to a South Dakota farmer struggling to keep his herds fed go
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted an hour ago
a huge load of hay to a South Dakota farmer struggling to keep his herds fed going through one of the region’s worst-ever droughts. The Smiths and Woolfolks are two of a growing number of people within the area torched by this spring’s flames... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
So where are the 90s? + Solar eclipse clouds? (THU-8/17pass-over…notice all the green Now lets flash back to 2012…when we were coming
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 6 hours ago
pass-over…notice all the green Now lets flash back to 2012…when we were coming to the tail end of one of the bigger droughts in the region…notice the difference? Pretty amazing isn’t it? When the terrain is green and lush it’s releasing... Read more
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BC Local News
Drought and climate change challenge Saanich Peninsula farmsare probably not. "Overall, the models we have predict an overall increase in
BC Local News / Posted 6 hours ago
are probably not. "Overall, the models we have predict an overall increase in precipitation for the region although the droughts we're seeing during the summer are likely to continue. I know it sounds contradictory but it really means that we're... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Drought and climate change challenge Saanich Peninsula farmsare probably not. “Overall, the models we have predict an overall increase in
Oak Bay News / Posted 7 hours ago
are probably not. “Overall, the models we have predict an overall increase in precipitation for the region although the droughts we’re seeing during the summer are likely to continue. I know it sounds contradictory but it really means that we’re... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
Drought and climate change challenge Saanich Peninsula farmsare probably not. “Overall, the models we have predict an overall increase in
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 7 hours ago
are probably not. “Overall, the models we have predict an overall increase in precipitation for the region although the droughts we’re seeing during the summer are likely to continue. I know it sounds contradictory but it really means that we’re... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Drought and climate change challenge Saanich Peninsula farmsare probably not. “Overall, the models we have predict an overall increase in
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 8 hours ago
are probably not. “Overall, the models we have predict an overall increase in precipitation for the region although the droughts we’re seeing during the summer are likely to continue. I know it sounds contradictory but it really means that we’re... Read more
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Business Standard India
Economists expect GVA to grow higher at 6.3-6.5% in Q1FY18downside risks to this forecast stem largely from the performance of the financ
Business Standard India / Posted 12 hours ago
downside risks to this forecast stem largely from the performance of the financial sector. After two years of back-to-back droughts, a normal monsoon has boosted foodgrain production in the country. The fourth ... Key stories on... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Howard County Jewish community raises $10K for Jews in Ugandapatterns and conditions in that part of Africa that have been exacerbated by cl
Baltimore Sun / Posted 16 hours ago
patterns and conditions in that part of Africa that have been exacerbated by climate change. They're seeing more severe droughts than we've had in the past that last longer." At least two members of the Abayudaya community have died from... Read more
20h
ABC 7 El Paso
USAID leader sees 'extraordinary' needthat one way to reduce conflict, instability and terrorism is to address their
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 20 hours ago
that one way to reduce conflict, instability and terrorism is to address their root causes, which can include famine or droughts that destabilize countries and regions. Green said he'd "received nothing but support for my approach" from Trump... Read more
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News 8000
USAID leader sees 'extraordinary' needthat one way to reduce conflict, instability and terrorism is to address their
News 8000 / Posted 20 hours ago
that one way to reduce conflict, instability and terrorism is to address their root causes, which can include famine or droughts that destabilize countries and regions. Green said he'd "received nothing but support for my approach" from Trump... Read more
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KECI Missoula
USAID leader sees 'extraordinary' needthat one way to reduce conflict, instability and terrorism is to address their
KECI Missoula / Posted 20 hours ago
that one way to reduce conflict, instability and terrorism is to address their root causes, which can include famine or droughts that destabilize countries and regions. Green said he'd "received nothing but support for my approach" from Trump... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
USAID leader sees 'extraordinary' needthat one way to reduce conflict, instability and terrorism is to address their
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 20 hours ago
that one way to reduce conflict, instability and terrorism is to address their root causes, which can include famine or droughts that destabilize countries and regions. Green said he'd "received nothing but support for my approach" from Trump... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
USAID leader sees 'extraordinary' needthat one way to reduce conflict, instability and terrorism is to address their
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 20 hours ago
that one way to reduce conflict, instability and terrorism is to address their root causes, which can include famine or droughts that destabilize countries and regions. Green said he'd "received nothing but support for my approach" from Trump... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
USAID leader sees 'extraordinary' needthat one way to reduce conflict, instability and terrorism is to address their
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 20 hours ago
that one way to reduce conflict, instability and terrorism is to address their root causes, which can include famine or droughts that destabilize countries and regions. Green said he'd "received nothing but support for my approach" from Trump... Read more
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BBC News
Maasai displaced after huts burned in Tanzaniagrowing tensions between wildlife conservation, which attracts tourists, and th
BBC News / Posted yesterday
growing tensions between wildlife conservation, which attracts tourists, and the need for locals to have pastoral land, especially during droughts. The government does not envisage border posts or CCTV cameras along the 300-mile Irish land front... Read more
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Eye Witness News
WC govt looks for tougher enforcement of water restrictionsto provide the information to the provincial government. The move comes as the
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
to provide the information to the provincial government. The move comes as the province grapples with one of the worst droughts in years, with dam levels currently sitting at nearly half the levels they were last year. The department’s James... Read more
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The Border Mail
Pair chase grand final berthBullioh and Corryong will look to continue their push towards breaking premiers
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
Bullioh and Corryong will look to continue their push towards breaking premiership droughts when they meet in the second semi on Saturday. Hamish Clark starred in Bullioh's last-round thumping of Tumbarumba. The Bulldogs will look to grab a grand... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
August 16Shaw: Given that the National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research has s
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Shaw: Given that the National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research has said that these floods and fires and droughts are now twice as likely to happen as a result of climate change, how has he factored that into his Government's... Read more
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Weekly Times
Grains market reportper cent in 2012 when there was a global price shock, or the 20.8 per cent leve
Weekly Times / Posted 2 days ago
per cent in 2012 when there was a global price shock, or the 20.8 per cent levels in 2007 following Russian and Australian droughts. Janson says old and new crop physical prices in Australia are dependent on three aspects — CBOT values (which... Read more
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express
Desperate Kim Jong-un EXECUTES starving conscription forces engaging in religious freedomsthe UN Central Emergency Response Fund will hand over more than £4.5million to
express / Posted 2 days ago
the UN Central Emergency Response Fund will hand over more than £4.5million to help the rogue nation recover from severe droughts. Among the charities, UNICEF will be given £1.9million ($2.5million) while the World Food Programme will receive... Read more
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express
UN gives North Korea £4.5m in aid despite slapping Kim with nuclear sanctionssanctions NORTH KOREA will be handed more than £4.5million from the UN to help
express / Posted 2 days ago
sanctions NORTH KOREA will be handed more than £4.5million from the UN to help the rogue nation recover from the severe droughts that have devestated its annual crop harvest. The United Nations will help organisations working in Kim Jong UN's... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Accusations flow from Georgia, Florida as water war trial beginsof fresh water that is harming sturgeon, mussels and oysters throughout the Apa
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
of fresh water that is harming sturgeon, mussels and oysters throughout the Apalachicola River basin, particularly during droughts. “The ecosystem is changing because the river has significantly lower flows of water,” Perry told Lancaster, who’ll... Read more
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The Hindu
Why can’t the government provide a higher income for farmers? M.S. Swaminathanadopted the requisite crop-livestock integration. Climate change has upset rai
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
adopted the requisite crop-livestock integration. Climate change has upset rainfall patterns and we have this cycle of droughts and floods, which has rendered farming risky. How do we address these challenges? Both less rainfall and a higher... Read more
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Daily Mail
Study finds that droughts are becoming more frequent and severeareas now take longer to bounce back to normal as extreme dry conditions become
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
areas now take longer to bounce back to normal as extreme dry conditions become more common As global temperatures rise, droughts will become more severe this century In some areas, not recovering fully from droughts will become the new... Read more
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EuroNews
Spain's longest river at risk of drying upinitially conceived the transfer miscalculated the amount of water available, a
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
initially conceived the transfer miscalculated the amount of water available, and made no allowance for Spain’s regular droughts. A recent government law demanding that water be transferred as soon as there is a surplus has exacerbated the... Read more
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Weekly Times
Buyers about, but choosyhay can provide an ideal summer feed when the legume content of pastures reduce
Weekly Times / Posted 2 days ago
hay can provide an ideal summer feed when the legume content of pastures reduces and the protein intake falls. During droughts, when it’s a seller’s market, few hay buyers ask sellers for copies of the test results, as buyers are more... Read more
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Daily Mail
'Super-heatwaves' could sweep the globe if temperatures rise by 4°Cdeaths a year at the start of the century to 233 a year by its end. Comparativ
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
deaths a year at the start of the century to 233 a year by its end. Comparatively, wildfires, river floods, windstorms and droughts showed smaller projected increases overall. But these types of weather-related disaster could affect some countries... Read more
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asianage
Link farmers’ Aadhaar and land records, says Fadnavisof big dams but certain other parts have received less rain, so we need to star
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
of big dams but certain other parts have received less rain, so we need to start planning accordingly for the severe droughts.” He has also asked officers to be lenient while deciding the criteria for drought-affected farmers. This year,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Some African Farmers Are Responding to Climate Change - - and What We Can Learn From Themimportant across the world, with seed production already commercialized in big
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
important across the world, with seed production already commercialized in big cattle-producing countries like Brazil. As droughts become more frequent and more severe, pastoralists in northern Kenya are increasingly using a multi-urea nutrient... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Climate Extremes, Policy Confuse Crop Choices for Malawi Farmersvarieties. Olu Ajayi, project leader at the CTA, said it hopes to help smallho
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
varieties. Olu Ajayi, project leader at the CTA, said it hopes to help smallholder farmers increase their yields during droughts. "Our partner in Malawi, NASFAM, also addresses the marketing aspect of the value chain by facilitating... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Madhya Pradesh farmer uses sons to plough his fieldfarmers launched a mass protest in Mandsaur, which turned violent and six peopl
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
farmers launched a mass protest in Mandsaur, which turned violent and six people died in police firing on June 6. Several farmers have committed suicide in the state over back-to-back droughts, freak hailstorms and m... Read more
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BBC News
Commonwealth Bank in legal tussle over climate changeor major risks" to the financial position of both the bank and its customers.
BBC News / Posted 4 days ago
or major risks" to the financial position of both the bank and its customers. In Australia, the risks include more severe droughts and cyclones as well as a rise in sea levels. "Because it has exposures throughout the economy there are... Read more
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The Border Mail
Trump presidency like having Charlie Sheen in charge of Hollywoodinternational trade and more equitable trade agreements for America.” Mr Farle
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
international trade and more equitable trade agreements for America.” Mr Farley said Mr Trump didn’t break the recent US droughts, didn’t create the international demand for American agricultural products and didn’t set monetary policies to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Trump presidency like having Charlie Sheen in charge of Hollywoodinternational trade and more equitable trade agreements for America.” Mr Farle
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
international trade and more equitable trade agreements for America.” Mr Farley said Mr Trump didn’t break the recent US droughts, didn’t create the international demand for American agricultural products and didn’t set monetary policies to... Read more
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The Courier
Trump presidency like having Charlie Sheen in charge of Hollywoodinternational trade and more equitable trade agreements for America.” Mr Farle
The Courier / Posted 4 days ago
international trade and more equitable trade agreements for America.” Mr Farley said Mr Trump didn’t break the recent US droughts, didn’t create the international demand for American agricultural products and didn’t set monetary policies to... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Trump presidency like having Charlie Sheen in charge of Hollywoodinternational trade and more equitable trade agreements for America.” Mr Farle
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 days ago
international trade and more equitable trade agreements for America.” Mr Farley said Mr Trump didn’t break the recent US droughts, didn’t create the international demand for American agricultural products and didn’t set monetary policies to... Read more
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The Young Witness
Trump presidency like having Charlie Sheen in charge of Hollywoodinternational trade and more equitable trade agreements for America.” Mr Farle
The Young Witness / Posted 4 days ago
international trade and more equitable trade agreements for America.” Mr Farley said Mr Trump didn’t break the recent US droughts, didn’t create the international demand for American agricultural products and didn’t set monetary policies to... Read more
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Western Advocate
Trump presidency like having Charlie Sheen in charge of Hollywoodinternational trade and more equitable trade agreements for America.” Mr Farle
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
international trade and more equitable trade agreements for America.” Mr Farley said Mr Trump didn’t break the recent US droughts, didn’t create the international demand for American agricultural products and didn’t set monetary policies to... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Trump presidency like having Charlie Sheen in charge of Hollywoodinternational trade and more equitable trade agreements for America.” Mr Farle
Kiama Independent / Posted 4 days ago
international trade and more equitable trade agreements for America.” Mr Farley said Mr Trump didn’t break the recent US droughts, didn’t create the international demand for American agricultural products and didn’t set monetary policies to... Read more
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Manning River Times
Trump presidency like having Charlie Sheen in charge of Hollywoodinternational trade and more equitable trade agreements for America.” Mr Farle
Manning River Times / Posted 4 days ago
international trade and more equitable trade agreements for America.” Mr Farley said Mr Trump didn’t break the recent US droughts, didn’t create the international demand for American agricultural products and didn’t set monetary policies to... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Trump presidency like having Charlie Sheen in charge of Hollywoodinternational trade and more equitable trade agreements for America.” Mr Farle
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 4 days ago
international trade and more equitable trade agreements for America.” Mr Farley said Mr Trump didn’t break the recent US droughts, didn’t create the international demand for American agricultural products and didn’t set monetary policies to... Read more
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The North West Star
Trump presidency like having Charlie Sheen in charge of Hollywoodinternational trade and more equitable trade agreements for America.” Mr Farle
The North West Star / Posted 4 days ago
international trade and more equitable trade agreements for America.” Mr Farley said Mr Trump didn’t break the recent US droughts, didn’t create the international demand for American agricultural products and didn’t set monetary policies to... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Fighting drought and flood with soil healthflood." Basche was the lead researcher on a report entitled, "Turning Soils in
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
flood." Basche was the lead researcher on a report entitled, "Turning Soils into Sponges: How Farmers Can Fight Floods and Droughts." Practices like no-till farming and using cover crops or perennials to maintain year-round soil coverage could be... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Trump presidency like having Charlie Sheen in charge of Hollywoodinternational trade and more equitable trade agreements for America.” Mr Farle
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 days ago
international trade and more equitable trade agreements for America.” Mr Farley said Mr Trump didn’t break the recent US droughts, didn’t create the international demand for American agricultural products and didn’t set monetary policies to... Read more
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express
PS4 news: PlayStation Plus update, GTA 5 Online reveal, Starfire Injustice 2 full launchseems likely that even more DLC content will be launching in the coming months.
express / Posted 4 days ago
seems likely that even more DLC content will be launching in the coming months. Rockstar will be hoping to avoid any major droughts, which could see players leaving the game. It’s still unclear what could be coming next for the popular online... Read more
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Salon.com
Greenland, the land of ice and snow, is burningvegetation is making large fires more likely, in combination with the simultane
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
vegetation is making large fires more likely, in combination with the simultaneous tendency for longer and more intense droughts and the rise in thunderstorm likelihood due to erratic weather patterns. Box says he saw a fire in west Greenland... Read more
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The Border Mail
Ballarat’s food revolutiondescription. “A more wet, cold and backward spring I have never known.” Fast f
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
description. “A more wet, cold and backward spring I have never known.” Fast forward to the 2000s and one of the worst droughts on record is taking its toll on local crops. In 2004, The Courier reported: “Ballarat City Council has formed a... Read more
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The Courier
Ballarat’s food revolutiondescription. “A more wet, cold and backward spring I have never known.” Fast f
The Courier / Posted 4 days ago
description. “A more wet, cold and backward spring I have never known.” Fast forward to the 2000s and one of the worst droughts on record is taking its toll on local crops. In 2004, The Courier reported: “Ballarat City Council has formed a... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Orlando Pride pummel Sky Blue FC 5-0, vault into playoff positionAfter long, frustrating droughts, the Orlando Pride enjoyed vaulting into Natio
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
After long, frustrating droughts, the Orlando Pride enjoyed vaulting into National Women’s Soccer League playoff position with a record-setting home win late Saturday night. Orlando defeated Sky Blue FC 5-0 in front of announced crowd of 5,243 at... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Schubert Valenzuela in US women's Amateur finalAlbane Valenzuela advanced to the finals of the 117th U.S. Women's Amateur Cham
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 5 days ago
Albane Valenzuela advanced to the finals of the 117th U.S. Women's Amateur Championship on Saturday and hope to end long droughts in Sunday's 36-hole final at the San Diego Country Club. Schubert, 21, of Oak Ridge, Tennessee, defeated... Read more
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