Drought conditions in Thailand devastate agriculture

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Thailand is experiencing one of the driest weather periods in recent memory. Drought conditions have already devastated rice fields all over the country, forcing farmers to abandon this year’s crop. With predictions that conditions could persist for up to six more months, agricultural communities all over the country are worried.
CCTV America’s Tony Cheng¬†spoke to one farmer to hear his story.

Drought conditions in Thailand devastate agriculture

Drought conditions in Thailand devastate agriculture

Thailand is experiencing one of the driest weather periods in recent memory. Drought conditions have already devastated rice fields all over the country, forcing farmers to abandon this year's crop. With predictions that conditions could persist for up to six more months, agricultural communities all over the country are worried. CCTV America's Tony Cheng spoke to one farmer to hear his story.