By Nancy Allen
Continued cool, wet weather is delaying corn and soybean planting locally and across the Midwest.
While the situation is not yet serious, it could become so if it doesn't stop raining, ag officials say.
Chris Gibbs, executive director of the Mercer County Farm Service Agency, said planting has not started anywhere in the county as far as he knows. Farmer Seth Kohnen said he shoots for May 10 to have everything planted on the 2,500 acres he farms northwest of Celina. [More