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Pakistan Floods Damage More Than Four Million Acres – for Aug. 30, 2010

Floods in Pakistan have destroyed or extensively damaged crops over 4.25 million acres (1.72 million hectares) of land, Food Minister Nazar Muhammad Gondal said August 23. The total area under cultivation is about 23 million hectares, food ministry officials say. “The floods have destroyed or extensively damaged crops, including cotton, rice, sugarcane, maize and others […] Read more