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Kenya: What's new on the drought

Kenya: What's new on the drought | Climate Change, Agriculture & Food Security | Scoop.it
Pastoralists in the drought-hit northern and eastern part of Kenya are often caught up in conflict over resources as well as movements of livestock in search of water and pasture.
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South Africa: South Africa's farmers struggle to cope with changing climate - AlertNet

South Africa: South Africa's farmers struggle to cope with changing climate - AlertNet | Climate Change, Agriculture & Food Security | Scoop.it

The dun maize fields at Vusi Mlozi’s farm in Sopisfonteng, in South Africa’s Senekal district, offer a possible warning about the future of agriculture in the country.  Spread over a vast 30 hectares, the farm is baked by a scorching sun and starved of water, the plants parched and nearly dead. A severe drought in central South African has rendered reservoirs temporarily unusable, devastated farm fields and made drinking water scarce.

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