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Agriculture and Harvest Public Media
10:41 pm
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.