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Bitter cold grips West; citrus, lettuce damaged | Wisconsin State Farmer

Bitter cold grips West; citrus, lettuce damaged | Wisconsin State Farmer | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

As an unusual cold spell gripped parts of the West for a fifth day, some California citrus growers reported damage to crops and an agriculture official said national prices on lettuce have started to rise because of lost produce in Arizona.

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BIG CHILL: Lows dip into 20s on Central Coast | Adobe Press (Santa Maria, CA)

BIG CHILL: Lows dip into 20s on Central Coast | Adobe Press (Santa Maria, CA) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Agriculture officials say South County may have escaped damage from several nights of subfreezing temperatures, but it could be days or even weeks before farmers will know for sure.
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Calif. Cold Snap Damages Citrus, Lettuce | Food Manufacturing

As an unusual cold spell gripped parts of the West for a fifth day, some California citrus growers reported damage to crops and an agriculture official said national prices on lettuce have started to rise because of lost produce in Arizona.
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Cold snap wreaks havoc with crops | Daily Democrat (Woodland, CA)

Cold snap wreaks havoc with crops | Daily Democrat (Woodland, CA) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The Wests cold snap is making history in some places, but Woodlands consequences have remained mild for the most part."We havent had any issues at all due to the cold, other than everything being cold," said Rob Sanders, Woodland Public Works...
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Cold Snap Coming to an End | KNIX (Radio-Phoenix)

Cold Snap Coming to an End | KNIX (Radio-Phoenix) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) _ Residents in Arizona and bundled up for another day Wednesday as a record cold spell that hit much of the West began drawing to a close, taking a toll on water pipes and lettuce crops and testing people's patience in warm-weather cities like Phoenix.

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Bitter cold grips West; citrus and lettuce damaged | Daily News-Sun (Sun City, AZ)

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) As an unusual cold spell gripped parts of the West for a fifth day, some California citrus growers reported damage to crops and an agriculture official said national prices on lettuce have started to rise because of lost...

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Bitter cold grips West; citrus and lettuce crops damaged | Kingsport (TN) Times-News

FRESNO, Calif. — As an unusual cold spell gripped parts of the West for a fifth day, some California citrus growers reported damage to crops and an agriculture official said national prices on lettuce have started to rise because of lost produce in Arizona.

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Cold still threatens Calif. crops, but it’s easing | Arizona Republic

FRESNO, Calif. —  A cold snap that has California farmers struggling to protect a $1.5 billion citrus crop has slowly started to ease, though frigid temperatures were still the norm Tuesday morning throughout the state and across other parts of the West.

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Bitter cold grips West; citrus and lettuce damaged | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix)

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - As an unusual cold spell gripped parts of the West for a fifth day, some California citrus growers reported damage to crops and an agriculture official said national prices on lettuce have started to rise because of lost produce in Arizona.

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Cold Weather Damaging AZ Winter Lettuce Crop | KNIX (Radio-Phoenix)

Cold Weather Damaging AZ Winter Lettuce Crop | KNIX (Radio-Phoenix) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Prices of lettuce will go up
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Bitter cold grips West; citrus and lettuce damaged | Lake Wylie (SC) Pilot

As an unusual cold spell gripped parts of the West for a fifth day, some California citrus growers reported damage to crops and an agriculture official said national prices on lettuce have started to rise because of lost produce in Arizona.
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Homeless Seek Shelter, Crops Suffer Amid Southwest Cold Snap | NPR

Homeless Seek Shelter, Crops Suffer Amid Southwest Cold Snap  | NPR | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
With consecutive days of subfreezing temperatures, homeless shelters say they're short on supplies and their budgets are stretched.
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Cold weather damaging Ariz.'s winter lettuce crop | KRIV (TV-Houston)

Cold weather damaging Ariz.'s winter lettuce crop | KRIV (TV-Houston) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
An agricultural official says prices for winter lettuce grown in southwestern Arizona already are rising because of damage caused by freezing weather.
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Scholars to present lecture on Arizona, Mideast water | Arizona Daily Star

Robert G. Varady and Sharon B. Megdal will present a lecture on their recently published book, "Shared Borders, Shared Waters: Israeli-Palestinian and Colorado River Basin Water," from 1:30 to 4 p.m. Jan.
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Cold still threatens Calif. crops, but it's easing | MSN News

Farmers, who have about $1.5 billion worth of citrus fruit on trees, used wind machines to keep warmer air closer to the ground and irrigation to raise temperatures.
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Western Cold Snap Threatening Crops | Albuquerque (NM) Journal

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — The freeze gripping the West appeared on the verge of easing Tuesday, but farmers who spent millions to protect crops were still assessing damage, some produce prices climbed, and businesses and residents dealt with burst pipes.

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Cold still threatens crops, but it's easing | Wenatchee (WA) World

FRESNO, Calif. — The freeze gripping the West appears on the verge of easing, but farmers who spent millions to protect crops were still assessing damage. The National Weather Service predicted another frosty night, but said temperatures would begin to warm as high pressure moved east.

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Bitter cold is easing across West, but crops still at risk | Desert Sun (Palm Springs, CA)

The freeze gripping the West appeared on the verge of easing Tuesday, but farmers who spent millions to protect crops were still assessing damage, some produce prices climbed, and businesses and residents dealt with ruptured pipes.
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Bitter cold grips West; citrus and lettuce damaged | Pekin (IL) Daily Times

FRESNO, Calif. — As an unusual cold spell gripped parts of the West for a fifth day, some California citrus growers reported damage to crops and an agriculture official said national prices on lettuce have started to rise because of lost produce in Arizona.

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Bitter cold grips West; citrus and lettuce damaged | Tahoe Daily Tribune (S. Lake Tahoe, CA)

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — As an unusual cold spell gripped parts of the West for a fifth day, some California citrus growers reported damage to cr (read more)
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Bitter cold grips West; citrus and lettuce damaged | KIRO (Radio-Seattle)

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - As an unusual cold spell gripped parts of the West for a fifth day, some California citrus growers reported damage to crops and an agriculture official said national prices on lettuce have started to rise because of lost produce in Arizona.

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Arizona cold weather damaging winter lettuce crop | KNXV (TV-Phoenix)

Arizona cold weather damaging winter lettuce crop | KNXV (TV-Phoenix) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Prices for winter lettuce grown in southwestern Arizona already are rising because of damage caused by freezing weather, an agricultural expert said Monday.
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Cold weather damaging Ariz.'s winter lettuce crop | KGUN (TV-Channel 9, Tucson)

YUMA, Ariz. (AP) An agricultural official says prices for winter lettuce grown in southwestern Arizona already are rising because of damage caused by freezing weather.
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Prices for winter lettuce grown in southwestern Arizona rising due to freezing temperatures | Daily Journal (Franklin, IN)

YUMA, Arizona - Prices for winter lettuce grown in southwestern Arizona already are rising because of damage caused by freezing weather, an agricultural expert said Monday.
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Cold Weather Damaging AZ Winter Lettuce Crop | KMXP (Radio-Phoenix)

Cold Weather Damaging AZ Winter Lettuce Crop | KMXP (Radio-Phoenix) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

YUMA, Ariz. (AP) _ An agricultural official says prices for winter lettuce grown in southwestern Arizona already are rising because of damage caused by freezing weather.

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