The drought that began in Texas in 2010 continued into 2011 with no signs of abating. KUT News reported on the drought and its impact on the state throughout the year. KUT's Mose Buchele and Matt Largey reported on the effects of the drought on two major industries in the state - farming and ranching. KUT's Emily Donahue produced the moving firsthand account of a rancher who can barely afford to feed her horses any more. Matt Largey reported on a creative solution to the lack of rain - trying to make more. Mose Buchele and Matt Largey reported on the impact of the drought on some important Texas industries - camping and tourism. KUT's Erika Aguilar took a look at how water policy upstream affected rice farmers downstream in South Texas.