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California drought not helping water funds, but stocks prosper
NEW YORK - The record California drought, now in its fourth year, is prompting fund managers to dive into the shares of water technology companies. Fund managers from T. Rowe Price, Janus, and Mairs & Power are among those that have increased their stakes in firms such as Ecolab Inc, Roper Technologies Inc and Flowserve Corp that make smart meters, efficient heaters, and software that helps restaurants, hotels and homeowners cut back on their water usage.
Friday, June, 05, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Environmentalists sue to protect fish amid California drought measures
LOS ANGELES - California environmental groups have sued state and federal water managers, claiming that their drought-management plan for projects below the crucial Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta is pushing some species of fish to the brink of extinction.
Thursday, June, 04, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Study: Investors need climate change behavioral shift
LONDON - Most investors need to make a significant behavioral shift and start factoring climate change into their portfolio risk management, a study on its impact on financial market returns found on Thursday.
Thursday, June, 04, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Ranchers defy U.S. in grazing parched Nevada lands, environmentalists say
A Nevada ranch defied U.S. drought closure orders in grazing cattle on federally managed land, environmentalists said on Wednesday, comparing it to action by another Nevada rancher that led to an armed standoff last year with federal agents.
Thursday, June, 04, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Western Canada farmers scramble for canola seed to re-plant after frost
WINNIPEG, Manitoba - Western Canadian farmers are scrambling to find scarce canola seed as they re-plant crops snuffed out by frost and insects. Farmers have until mid- to late June to plant ahead of insurance deadlines, but the later they sow canola, the higher the risk of damage later from heat or frost. Canada is the biggest producer and exporter of canola, used to produce vegetable oil.
Wednesday, June, 03, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Exclusive: BASF mulls potential bid for Syngenta
German chemicals group is considering a potential offer for Syngenta AG, its Swiss rival which has received a $45 billion takeover offer from Monsanto Co, people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.
Wednesday, June, 03, 2015 - Reuters - News

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El Nino to disrupt rains, cut Africa, East Asia harvests, scientists say
ROME - Farmers in Africa and East Asia are expected to suffer crop losses as extreme weather linked to the El Nino phenomenon alters rainfall patterns, scientists told a conference on climate change in Bonn on Wednesday.
Wednesday, June, 03, 2015 - Reuters - News

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South Dakota had wettest May on record since 1895
Moisture during the month of May rapidly transitioned the state out of drought conditions. "Preliminary data indicate that at least eight climate stations reported their wettest May on record, with more reports yet to come in," says Laura Edwards, South Dakota State University Extension climate field specialist.
Wednesday, June, 03, 2015 - - News

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Downtown Los Angeles experiences rare 'reverse meteorological spring'
Spring weather in downtown Los Angeles and other areas of Southern California flip-flopped this year as temperatures cooled from March to May, creating a so-called reverse meteorological spring for the first time in nearly a century, officials said on Tuesday.
Tuesday, June, 02, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Climate change boosts rain in Africa's Sahel region
BONN, Germany - Rising greenhouse gases have boosted rainfall in the Sahel region of Africa, easing droughts that killed 100,000 people in the 1970s and 1980s, in a rare positive effect of climate change, a study said on Monday.
Monday, June, 01, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Indian chicken prices surge to record as heat wave kills millions of birds
MUMBAI - Chicken prices in India soared to a record high after a heat wave killed more than 17 million birds in May, as temperatures regularly above 40 degrees Celsius led to mounting casualties among livestock as well as humans.
Monday, June, 01, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Drought-hit North Korea seen able to avoid food crisis
SEOUL - North Korea has updated farming methods and switched crops that could help soften the blow of drought and avert a disastrous food shortage, an aid worker and an analyst said on Sunday, after a U.N. official warned of another "huge food deficit".
Monday, June, 01, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Laborers toiling in Indian heat wave say have little choice
GURGAON, India - In India's upmarket "Millennium City," laborers building luxury homes say they have little choice but to toil in the extreme heat, despite government warnings not to venture outside after this week's heat wave killed 1,700 people.
Friday, May, 29, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Texas deluge delays cotton planting, crop insurance deadline looms
The historic rains that have hit Texas this month, causing deadly flooding in parts of the state, have delayed cotton plantings, kindling concerns about next season's crop in the top growing U.S. state.
Thursday, May, 28, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Food supply fears whet appetite for Dutch farm technology
AMSTERDAM - From the rooftops of Amsterdam to the expanses of Kazakhstan, Dutch technology is helping food producers to meet the needs of both gourmets and growing populations facing uncertain supplies.
Thursday, May, 28, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Weather Talk: Texas weather shifts from drought to flood
Flooding in Texas the past two weeks has become symbolic of the concern that the warming climate is contributing to more extreme weather. Yes AND no. Yes, it does make sense that a warmer atmosphere will contribute to increased volatility; more heat in heat waves, more rain in wet patterns. However, it is also the very nature of Texas weather to go from drought to flood.
Thursday, May, 28, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

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California lake location lures productions despite long-term drought
LOS ANGELES - Astroturf lawns. Drought-tolerant gardens. Even class warfare -- as in the use of social media to shame the wealthy into draining their pools. That's what four years of minimal rainfall have visited upon California.
Wednesday, May, 27, 2015 - Reuters - News

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More than 500 people killed as heat wave bakes parts of India
NEW DELHI - Soaring temperatures have gripped parts of southern and northern India in an extreme heat wave which has killed more than 500 people and looks set to continue this week, officials said on Monday.
Wednesday, May, 27, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Obama administration issues new rules to protect water
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration on Wednesday issued new rules to protect streams and wetlands under the Clean Water Act, a step it said would help keep drinking water safe, but farmers and industry groups argued the regulation will be costly.
Wednesday, May, 27, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Duvenaud: Oats movement routine
The early consensus on the weekend frost is that minimal damage was done to newly planted oats.
Wednesday, May, 27, 2015 - - News

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