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    Ten Crops That Demand Massive Amounts of Water as Drought Grips West

    By By Katy Galimberti, AccuWeather.com Staff Writer
    August 03, 2014, 12:17:01 AM EDT

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    As much of the West continues to be plagued by intense drought, the production of favorite and trendy foods may be more challenging for states operating in dry conditions.

    According to the U.S. Drought Monitor, states such as California, Texas and Nevada are suffering the most. These states produce a variety of hip, healthy foods, and the challenge of producing some crops becomes difficult when water is less readily available.


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