Drought Hits Farmers And Residential Landscapers

Jul 19, 2012
Originally published on July 19, 2012 6:01 am

The drought is beginning to really sink its teeth into the Midwest. More than three-quarters of the nation's corn acres are in a drought zone. In Iowa, Illinois and Indiana, corn crops are burning up and its causing commodity prices to shoot up. Suburban residents are paying to water their lawns, but it isn't doing much good.