Drought disaster: Food prices set to skyrocket

Examiner: As climate change continues to rear its ugly head with record drought conditions in 26 states across the U.S., food prices are on the rise with no end in sight. As heat waves, record temperatures and devastating fires continue to wreak havoc, the future for crops look bleak, despite the fact that the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has declared over 1,000 U.S. counties natural disaster zones. With the declaration of the natural disaster zones, qualified farmers will be able to receive......

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