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Tuesday, August 26th, 2008
Photo by Nancy Allen/The Daily Standard

A long crack cuts through the dry earth in a cornfield on Fleetfoot Road near the intersection of Fairground Road northwest of Celina. The leaves at the bottom of the plants already are brown, dry and curling.

Related online story:
Local agriculture officials agree rain is needed and yields will be down this year, but the jury is still out on how great yield losses will be.
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