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Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor
Mon Feb 4, 2013 06:37 AM CST

One of the speakers this year at No-Till on the Plains was a regional climate director from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, or NOAA.

Doug Kluck highlighted all of the records broken in 2012, or records approached due to the heat and drought that swept across the country. He also pointed out our recent variability in some areas of the country swinging from flood to drought conditions.

The probability is that drought will persist or intensify across much of the plains through April, according to NOAA models. It's a 30-40% chance over the next six months that Kansas will get enough ...

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