05 Aug '11, 11am

Drought worsens in Midwest: Drought worsened in the Midwest during the last week as record-high temperatures str...

Drought worsens in Midwest: Drought worsened in the Midwest during the last week as record-high temperatures str...

RELATED ARTICLES Drought continues to worsen in southern Plains July 22, 2011 06:55 AM Farm states suffer expanded drought May 20, 2011 06:29 AM Heat wave over much of central US continues July 17, 2011 08:50 AM Katrina Crop Toll Rivals Drought, Expected To Reach $900 Million September 22, 2005 12:00 AM Drought worsened in the Midwest during the last week as record-high temperatures stressed the developing corn and soybean crops, while cotton and pastures eroded amid a historic drought in the southern Plains. ADVERTISEMENT Nearly 38 percent of the Midwest was "abnormally dry" as of August 2, the climatologists said in a weekly report, the most since December 2008. Temperatures in the past week hit record highs from the Plains to the East Coast, in some cases rising above 100 degrees Fahrenheit (38 degrees Celsius) for the first time in more than 20 years. "Exceptional drou...

Full article: http://www.enn.com/agriculture/article/43033

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thedailygreen.com 05 Aug '11, 6pm

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Extreme Drought Spreads (Animation): Watch how ...

thedailygreen.com 05 Aug '11, 12pm

Watch how drought has spread across Texas and the South over the past 12 weeks.

Commercial Solar Hot Water Arrives in the Midwest

renewableenergyworld.com 05 Aug '11, 6pm

In this unobtrusive mid-country, which is frozen stiff for at least six months of the year, a new model and implementation...

Commercial Solar Hot Water Arrives in the Midwest

renewableenergyworld.com 05 Aug '11, 7pm

In this unobtrusive mid-country, which is frozen stiff for at least six months of the year, a new model and implementation...

Brendan DeMelle | East Africa Food Crisis: 48 H...

desmogblog.com 06 Aug '11, 4pm

• More than 12 million people are affected in Somalia, Kenya, Djibouti, Sudan and Uganda • Nearly half of Somalia's popula...

The historic 1-yr TX drought will actually have...

e360.yale.edu 08 Aug '11, 2pm

08 Aug 2011: Effects of Texas Drought Could Be Felt for Years to Come Scientists predict the effects of a historic one-yea...

Check out this powerful photo essay from @TIME about the drought:

Check out this powerful photo essay from @TIME ...

grist.org 11 Aug '11, 4pm

about the drought in Texas, New Mexico, and Georgia is absolutely gasp-inducing. That's thanks to the beauty of the images...

Still baking in the Midwest and South: Sticky h...

enn.com 01 Aug '11, 12pm

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Piece of Space Shuttle Columbia Surfaces in Drought-Dried Texas Lake #space #environment

Piece of Space Shuttle Columbia Surfaces in Dro...

treehugger.com 03 Aug '11, 3pm

Photo by Jacques Stephanne via Flickr CC It can be amazing what we discover as weather and climate cause landscapes to shi...

Drought across the United States [image] #NASA

Drought across the United States [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 10 Aug '11, 9pm

More of the United States was in exceptional drought in July 2011 than in any other month in the past 12 years, according ...

No End In Sight For Texas Drought Meanwhile, First U.S. Offshore Wind Farm Will be in Texas

No End In Sight For Texas Drought Meanwhile, Fi...

treehugger.com 17 Aug '11, 4pm

Pasture and rangeland conditions continue to deteriorate across the state...with 94 percent now rated as poor or very poor...