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Record Drought Punishes Arkansas Agriculturei
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Greg Flakus
July 22, 2012 10:36 PM
One of the worst hit drought zones in North America is Arkansas, where lack of rain threatens livestock and crops in almost every corner of the southern state. As VOA's Greg Flakus reports from the fields of central Arkansas, farmers are selling off cattle and desperately hoping for a sustained period of rain to undo the damage that has been done.

Record Drought Punishes Arkansas Agriculture

Greg Flakus

Published July 22, 2012

One of the worst hit drought zones in North America is Arkansas, where lack of rain threatens livestock and crops in almost every corner of the southern state. As VOA's Greg Flakus reports from the fields of central Arkansas, farmers are selling off cattle and desperately hoping for a sustained period of rain to undo the damage that has been done.


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