Home / Development / Drought will impact prices at the grocery store

Drought will impact prices at the grocery store

By

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 crops many Americans rely on the most. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Kristen Botica reports on the effects the drought may have on the economy.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

 

About Front Page Edition

Check Also

Equine-Assisted Therapy Program Prepares For First Time At Florida Special Olympics

Horses Helping People (HOPE), a therapy program that uses horses to help those with disabilities, will be participating in the Florida Special Olympics for the very first time. Participants and instructors at HOPE prepare for the event.