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Texas’ Worst Drought in 44 Years Driving Food Prices Up

April 4th, 2011 | by Zachary Shahan

In January, February, and March, I discussed the link between climate change and rising food prices. Well, there was big news out of Texas recently bringing us back to that topic yet again. Texas is experiencing its worst drought in 44 years and it is damaging the state's wheat crop. This is driving up the price of wheat and meat (ranchers have had to reduce the size of their herds)



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