American farmers are being forced to destroy their own crops and sell off their livestock due to widespread water restrictions.

The thinning of U.S. farms is, in turn, driving up food prices and adding to the overall economic downturn that Americans have been increasingly struggling with for the past two years.

Water restrictions amid drought conditions have put the production of beef, dairy, wheat, vegetable, fruits, and nuts at serious risk, according to a survey from the American Farm Bureau Federation.

As Slay News has previously reported, farmers have been reporting that water cutbacks are turning their land into dust.

Read More

Leave a ReplyCancel reply