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Drought #325809

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Feb 04, 1989
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Atchison Cnty., Kansas: James Hattori) Winter wheat crop reported in danger due to continue drought; details given, scenes shown from Atchison Cnty., Kansas. [Kansas farmer Junior ARMSTRONG - discusses spring crop and threat from changing weather.] [Agriculture Department spokesperson James DONALD - talks about upcoming critical weeks.] Impact of drought on grain prices and reserves noted.] [Worldwatch Institution Lester BROWN - talks about costs and third world countries.] [Farmer Pat IRELAND - hopes things get better.]

Reporter(s):
Schieffer, Bob;
Hattori, James
Duration:
00:01:50

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