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California Drought News: Dust in the 'Salad Bowl,' the (property) price of water, SFers get a pat on the head, more



Dried and cracked earth is visible on an unplanted field at a farm on April 29, 2014 near Mendota, California.
Dried and cracked earth is visible on an unplanted field at a farm on April 29, 2014 near Mendota, California.
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Wait, what? Right, the water. The Looming Issue. The Unexpected Fear. Water – or rather, the potential lack thereof – is something I didn’t realize I’d be quite so worried about when I started my search. But now? It’s damn near unavoidable. (SFGate)