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Weather / Drought #1028591

CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 10, 2012
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Drought map shown; projections on the drops in corn, soybean and beef production cited.

(Studio: Anthony Mason) The impact of the drought on food prices featured; the rise in the global price of corn cited. [Trean Group trader Scott SHALLADY††- notes there may be a 10 percent rise.] [Agricultural economist Jim DUNN††- predicts a rise for meat, dairy products and eggs.] [Whole Foods co-CEO Walter ROBB††- says it’s not good for farmers or consumers.] The impact on the economy discussed.

(Studio: Bob Schieffer)Report introduced.

(Edwardsville, Illinois: Seth Doane) The drought’s impact on farmers featured. [Illinois farmers Glen LeDUC††, Roger WILKENING††- comment on their losses.]

Schieffer, Bob;
Mason, Anthony;
Doane, Seth

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