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Sky Harbor International Airport, Phoenix, 7.18.16 —
Stratford, California, is located in the Central Valley—where years of drought threaten the livelihood of the community. Lack of water in the region has severely decreased crop yields for farmers, meaning fewer jobs in rural communities. In this short documentary by Joris Debeij and Emmanuel Vaughan-Lee, Stratford residents mull over what the decrease in food production means for the small farming town.
Via The Atlantic.
May 7th —
Punxsutawmey Phil made his prediction early today —
— Mark Pynes (@MarkPynes) February 2, 2016
How do people know what Phil’s predicting? Here’s how –
— Julia Hatmaker (@JuliaHatmaker) February 2, 2016
She can manage, so can we –