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Wednesday, August 12th, 2009
Photo by Nancy Allen/The Daily Standard

These corn plants at the intersection of Meyer and Monroe roads south of Celina are starting to fire at the bottom due to lack of moisture. Firing is when the leaves curl and turn brown.

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Late planting due to a wet spring, unseasonably cool weather and a lack of rainfall are combining to put a triple whammy on local crops.
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