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Offline summer98

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Bad news about the harvest
« on: October 13, 2009, 11:21:09 AM »
Food shortages anyone? At the very least, it will mean higher prices.

Rains stall harvest of corn and soybeans, ruin some:
http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601086&sid=a.PBtGu7Q2ys

Potato harvest and seed potatoes in danger:
http://www.missoulian.com/news/state-and-regional/article_c1c13d5e-b6a4-11de-a09c-001cc4c002e0.html

Record lows in California (California grows about 1/2 the produce in the U.S.):
http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2009/10/recordlow-temperatures-across-la-area-as-cold-spell-hits.html