April rainfall one-third of average, but drought fears allayed

Case, Philip
April 2015
Farmers Weekly;4/24/2015, Issue 1000, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports that Great Britain's (GB) national weather service Meteorological Office and the Environmental Agency have allayed fears regarding drought in GB as of April 2015. It mentions the Environment Agency's views regarding river and groundwater levels, which indicate towards inaccuracy of the suggestions of an impending drought. Also presented are the views of agronomist Marion Self regarding impact of drought on farmers.


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