If farmers and ranchers are paid to voluntarily fallow their fields, how would it change West Slope communities where agricultural businesses employ people, pay taxes and buy equipment?
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@DroughtGov: This is 5th significant period of #drought in the 11-state Western region in the history of the #DroughtMonitor.
53% of the West is in severe to exceptional drought, the greatest D2-D4 coverage since Sep. 2013.
92% of the West has some dryness/drought, the most since Nov. 2003. https://t.co/bGW1DN2xCc