Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Who’s taking water from Arizona farmers? You might be shocked.

Drought stricken California farmers buying up land in drought-stricken Arizona to grow their crops here.
Saudi dairy firm buys huge track of land to grow thirsty alfalfa only to ship the hay overseas.
Mega-millionaires seeking tax credits.

What’s happening to agriculture in Arizona? What’s happening to our water supplies? What’s going to happen to our farming families?

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/dec/19/arizona-desert-women-farm-ranchers

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