Crazy Weather To Blame For The Hardest Year In History For Illinois Farmers
Considering just how much of the country’s crops are grown in the Midwest, seemingly small issues can lead to devastating, widespread shortages. That is precisely what has transpired this year, as the soil has been saturated due to unprecedented rainfall. Here’s everything you need to know:
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Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.