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Heavy Rains Put Some Farmers Behind

Posted: Friday, June 17th, 2011 at 6:25 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News-Shaylon Cochran

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All the recent rain has left some damage to crops in its wake. Some areas of low lying farmland still have some standing water which has damaged crops.

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Two Rivers Cooperative General Manager Tracy Gathman says the heavy rains and soggy fields have added a bit stress as farmers will soon need to get spraying done and get the hay crop up.

But, he added that with a week of good weather, it’s amazing how much work can be done.