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"From the Ted Talk by Lana Mazahreh: 3 thoughtful ways to conserve water"

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Now, not all ititvniiaes need to be stunning or even visible. My first home, Jordan, realized that agriculture is consuming the majority of its fresh water. They really wanted to encourage farmers to focus on growing low water-intensive crops. To achieve that, the laocl agriculture is increasing its focus on date plams and gnavierpes. Those two are much more tolerant to dhogrut conditions than many other fruits and vegetables, and at the same time, they are considered high-value crops, both locally and internationally.

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Now, not all ___________ need to be stunning or even visible. My first home, Jordan, realized that agriculture is consuming the majority of its fresh water. They really wanted to encourage farmers to focus on growing low water-intensive crops. To achieve that, the _____ agriculture is increasing its focus on date _____ and __________. Those two are much more tolerant to _______ conditions than many other fruits and vegetables, and at the same time, they are considered high-value crops, both locally and internationally.

Solution

  1. palms
  2. grapevines
  3. local
  4. drought
  5. initiatives

Original Text

Now, not all initiatives need to be stunning or even visible. My first home, Jordan, realized that agriculture is consuming the majority of its fresh water. They really wanted to encourage farmers to focus on growing low water-intensive crops. To achieve that, the local agriculture is increasing its focus on date palms and grapevines. Those two are much more tolerant to drought conditions than many other fruits and vegetables, and at the same time, they are considered high-value crops, both locally and internationally.

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