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"We've lived through [a severe drought] once [before] and we saw the damage it did. We're hoping the authorities can get on the bandwagon that food and water should be prioritized. As we're going deeper and deeper in climate change and experiencing those deeper weather changes … it might be a disincentive for future generations coming into [the farming] business, because it will be harder and harder to make a living." - Sunshine Coast farmer Mel Sylvestre on new water restrictions for everyone, including farmers.

Word of the Week

Drought - a prolonged period of abnormally low rainfall, leading to a shortage of water.

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Episode Title: A Drought of Good News

Teaser: Canada finally launches the public inquiry on foreign interference, BC experiences severe drought conditions, and Alberta’s First Nations are grappling with drug-related deaths. Also, we added 40,000 jobs and 100,000 people in August.

Recorded Date: September 9, 2023

Release Date: September 10, 2023

Duration: 48:25

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