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By Rochelle Alleyne on January 25th, 2014 | Last updated: January 27, 2014 at 1:53 pm
Gainesville residents and businesses see the effects of a national gas shortage.
By Alexys Martinez on July 30th, 2012 | Last updated: December 7, 2012 at 9:38 pm
The drought plaguing the Midwest is the worst since the 1950s. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Alexys Martinez spoke with Frankie Hall, the director for the Agricultural Policy Division for the Florida Farm Bureau, about how the dry spell is affecting us [...]
By Kristen Botica on July 16th, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:11 pm
A new report released today shows that 55% of the continental United States is in a moderate to extreme drought, the largest percentage since 1956. With the Midwest at the center of the drought, there may be widespread destruction of the [...]