Drought Conditions Effecting Local Crops
POSTED: Wednesday, July 29, 2009 - 8:31am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:33pm
The hot and dry conditions aren't only a fire danger this summer, but the lingering drought in South Texas had farmers worried about the fate of their crops.
Texas Agriculture officials say this month the drought led to an estimated $3.6 billion dollars in crop and livestock losses statewide, so what are farmers doing here to keep crops alive, Michelle Macias reports.