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Drought of 2012

  • Aired: 09/13/2012
  • 56:46:00
  • Expires: 09/12/2014
  • Rating: TV-G
On our season premiere of South Dakota Focus we’ll zero in on the drought of 2012. It’s said to be the largest widespread drought in the United States since 1988 with more than a quarter of south Dakota dealing with extreme drought conditions. The agriculture industry is suffering, our black hills continues to deal with Forest Fires leaving many to wonder : what does this mean for our farmers an
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Dealing with the worst drought in half a century.
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