Monday
66°
Rain Showers
97%
Monday Night
47°
Rain Showers
77%
Tuesday
53°
Rain Showers Likely
59%
Tuesday Night
40°
Chance Rain Showers
40%
Wednesday
49°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
22%
Wednesday Night
36°
Partly Cloudy
8%
Thursday
57°
Partly Sunny
9%
Thursday Night
46°
Partly Cloudy
14%
Friday
60°
Chance Rain Showers
44%
Friday Night
42°
Chance Rain Showers
44%
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Friday, June 18th, 2010
Photo by Mark Pummell/The Daily Standard

This corn in a muddy field off state Route 219 east of Montezuma is stunted from too much rain. Area farmers are having difficulty planting soybeans and sidedressing corn with nitrogen because fields are too wet. The weather also has caused mold to grow on wheat.

Related online story:
Too much rain has put a damper on the growing season for some Mercer County farmers, especially those in the northern part of the county, local ag officials said. [More]
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