Wednesday, June 17, 2009

The Challenge of Dairy Farming in Saudi Arabia: The Not So Easy Matter of Water Supplies

For those interested in the intersection of farming and natural resources will want to listen to "The Cost of Making Milk in the Desert," which was broadcast on National Public Radio's Weekend Edition Sunday (June 14, 2009).

This piece explains how much water it takes to sustain a dairy operation in Saudi Arabia, and the related -- and difficult -- resource issues.

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