US drought leveling off: Forecast shows conditions may linger into November
Published 08/17/2012, The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The worst drought in the U.S. in decades may be leveling off or even be easing ever so slightly in some lucky locales, federal weather forecasters announced Thursday in a report of little comfort for farmers and ranchers who already have begun tallying this year’s losses.Word count: 807
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