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The drought in California is taking a heavy toll on honeybees and beekeepers, while reducing honey supplies and threatening crops.
Hopes that winter rains would help ease California's drought appear to be going by the wayside, according to forecasts. The outlook looks grim.
The Golden State's lack of water is making some pumpkin farmers feel they are at the end of their rope when it comes to growing the crop.