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8 August 2014
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Kyrgyzstan: Severe drought in northern parts affects 2014 wheat production
 
 Extended dry weather conditions over the northern parts of the country since mid-February have damaged crop prospects and raised serious concerns over the food supply outlook of Kyrgyzstan

 A significant drop in wheat production is anticipated this year, mostly as a result of the impact of drought conditions on yield. Consequently, cereal imports are forecast to increase significantly in the 2014/15 marketing year (July/June)



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