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A tractor raises dust as it ploughs dry farmland close to Barlad city... News PhotoAgriculture,City,Dry,Dust,Economy,Farm,Finance,Horizontal,Romania,TractorPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPA tractor raises dust as it ploughs dry farmland close to Barlad city (250km northeast from Bucharest) on September 8, 2012. After severe snow storms of last winter and spring Romania's climate shifts to drought of this summer, caused by an unusually long heat wave. Drought has ravaged crops, vegetables, fruit, and power production and is thought to be the worst in the past four decades. AFP PHOTO/ DANIEL MIHAILESCU (Photo credit should read DANIEL MIHAILESCU/AFP/GettyImages)