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Portions of Texas emerge from drought

posted on February 3, 2012 at 5:02 PM

HOUSTON (AP) - For millions of Dallas-area residents, one of the most severe droughts in Texas history is no longer a concern - for now. The U.S. Drought Monitor, in its weekly map posted online Thursday, classified the Dallas-Fort Worth area as... Full Story

New Map for What to Plant Reflects Global Warming

posted on January 27, 2012 at 8:51 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Global warming is hitting not just home, but garden. The color-coded map of planting zones often seen on the back of seed packets is being updated by the government, illustrating a hotter 21st century. It's the first time... Full Story

Winter Wheat Plantings Rise Amid Higher Prices

posted on January 13, 2012 at 10:36 AM

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - A government report shows the nation'sgrowers planted more of their land into winter wheat for harvestthis year amid high prices and easing drought conditions in Kansas,Oklahoma and Texas.     The National... Full Story

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