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Climate Change,Food Security

September 29, 2011

Liza de Guia: Hurricane Irene Aftermath: How One Farm Plans to Keep Going VIDEO

“I didn’t have time to think about being scared.”On August 28th, hundreds of farms in upstate New York were destroyed by massive floods caused by Hurricane Irene. No one predicted the flood water would come as quickly as it did, nor the amount of water and force that accompanied it. This is one farmer’s story: Meet David and Denise Lloyd of Maple Downs Farm, a small dairy farm in Middleburgh, NY.

Read the whole story and see the video at  Liza de Guia: Hurricane Irene Aftermath: How One Farm Plans to Keep Going VIDEO.

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