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Purdue researchers to assess impact of damage from Midwest floods

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Researchers from Purdue University’s Division of Construction Engineering Management and the Purdue Homeland Security Institute are working with local, state and federal agencies to assess the economic, social and psychological impact of this summer’s extensive flooding throughout the Midwest. Through the National Science Foundation project, the researchers will canvass three communities […]

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USDA report: 9 percent of Indiana corn, soybean crops flooded

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Recent heavy rains have flooded 9 percent of the corn acreage, 9 percent of the soybean acreage and 5 percent of the winter wheat crop, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s crop report released June 16. The southwest district of the state, which includes Evansville, Freelandville, Shoals, Stendal and Vincennes, […]

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