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Nevada farmers hack drought

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Current Event March 21, 2014

Nevada Farmers "Hack" Drought

Nevada's farms are few and far between, and the recent drought has not made survival easier. Some farms decided to "hack" the drought by adapting to the region's water shortage by growing better suited crops.

Life Science Environment Weather and Climate

Story Length: 3:50

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AIR DATE: 03/20/2014

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