HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING
* WINDS...Southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts approaching 60 mph. * TIMING...Late Saturday night through Sunday evening. * IMPACTS...High winds may bring down trees and power lines. Lightweight objects such as trash cans and deck furniture
31° 31° Sat 51° Sat 51° chance 40° 40° likely Sun 45° Sun 45° chance
Friday, July 2nd, 2010
Photo by Mark Pummell/The Daily Standard

A farmer harvests wheat in a field at the intersection of state Route 707 and Lombard Road this week. Many area grain farmers have not been happy with this year's wheat harvest, which has low yields and fungal problems.

Related online story:
This spring's continuous wet, cloudy conditions were nearly perfect for causing fungal problems in wheat - particularly wheat scab. And now that wheat is being harvested, local grain farmers are seeing profit losses. [More]
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