Tom Vilsack

On Drought, Texas to Nation: We Know How You Feel

Jul 19, 2012
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While it isn’t a repeat of last year - one of the worst Texas has ever seen - drought conditions are abundant in 2012. But it’s the nation as a whole who is experiencing its worst drought in decades.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture last week declared over 1,000 counties in 26 states disaster areas because of drought.