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Corn in an Illinois field.

Drought hits the Midwest, threatening crops and the world’s food supply

BY: - June 23, 2023

City leaders in Storm Lake, a rural community of 11,000 in Northwest Iowa, are asking residents not to wash their cars or water their yards and gardens during the hottest part of the day. The city also has cut back on watering public recreational spaces, such as ballfields and golf courses. These are highly unusual […]