posted on Jan, 18 2014 @ 12:01 PM
"If it's Yellow, let it mellow. If it's Brown, flush it down."
A little mnemonic from the last severe drought we in California endured. (and a phrase that was/is sure to elicit a wince from our current
Not to go all "Doom Porn" or anything, but we must also consider the impact that a sustained severe drought in California will have on the rest of
the country, and perhaps, the world.
California, as we must remember, is a major agricultural production state (I believe, for instance, that we supply up 90% of the world's almond
crop). If this drought impacts the State's agri-business, the entire country will see drastically increased prices for many foods this coming summer,
Not good for a (claimed) recovering economy.