Agriculture and Harvest Public Media
Sun June 23, 2013
Farm fields dotted with rainwater instead of crops
Farmers in Winnebago, Worth, and Cerro Gordo counties have been stymied by frequent, heavy rains. Now well past optimum planting dates, thousands of acres will be unproductive this year as farmers hope to be able to seed cover crops to prevent wind and water from eroding the barren top soil.