Drought in the West

Farming and ranching businesses challenged by ongoing drought

February 20, 2013
Farming and ranching businesses challenged by ongoing drought The record breaking drought of 2012 is shaping up to become the record breaking drought of 2013. KDNK's Ed Williams reports that last year's dry conditions hit farmers and ranchers particularly hard, and this winter's lackluster snowfall has many concerned about the upcoming 2013 growing season.

Click here for more KDNK News coverage of recent drought, including stories about a wildlfire burning through the winter and the drought's effect on local beekeepers.
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