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The drought through the eyes of an almond farmer

The drought through the eyes of an almond farmer

Tremayne Wilkins,
Contributor

July 8, 2015

Almonds have been a topic of debate ever since the drought became a serious issue. According to Business Insider it takes farmers one gallon of water to produce a single almond. This situation begs the question: What would happen if farmers in California stopped growing almonds? Two-thirds of the alm...

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