Friday, March 6, 2015
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Farm Bureau estimates 3.6M ag acres hit by year’s floods
After learning firsthand from state Farm Bureaus about recent flooding devastation in the Southern United States, the American Farm Bureau Federation now estimates that nearly 3.6 million acres of farmland has been impacted by the natural disaster. On a Farm Bureau nationwide call late last week, according to a May 23 American Farm Bureau Federation press release, these states also reported an estimated 40 percent of this year’s rice crop has been affected. . . .
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