Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Colonel Kernal: dust bowl returning to ethanol states


South Dakota, Montana and North Dakota are seeing more frequent dust storms:
The return of “black blizzards” in parts of Kansas, Oklahoma, Colorado, Nebraska and Texas should be no surprise. These five states account for approximately 42 percent (2.2 million acres) of the total area converted to row crops nationwide over that five-year period, an Environmental Working Group analysis shows. [Soren Rundquist, Ag Mag, EWG]


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