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Stretching the Ogallala - 6
Tue Aug 27, 2013 06:56 AM CDT

Editors' note: DTN reporters took time this summer to examine how farmers and states are managing groundwater resources from the Ogallala aquifer. The series reports on challenges in Texas, Kansas and Nebraska, as well as how the irrigation business is expanding. Other parts of the series can be found at http://www.dtn.com/….

OMAHA (DTN) -- One sector of agriculture thrived last year as a record-setting drought scorched crops and drained wells.

Companies such as Valmont Industries and Lindsay Corp. -- two of the world's leading irrigation companies -- posted record revenues for 2012 and ...

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