Thursday
65°
Chance Rain Showers
54%
Thursday Night
53°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
21%
Friday
74°
Mostly Cloudy
10%
Friday Night
60°
Chance Thunderstorms
45%
Saturday
79°
Chance Thunderstorms
27%
Saturday Night
63°
Chance Thunderstorms
41%
Sunday
79°
Chance Thunderstorms
39%
Sunday Night
58°
Chance Rain Showers
29%
Memorial Day
73°
Chance Rain Showers
35%
Monday Night
56°
Chance Rain Showers
33%
Tuesday
70°
Chance Rain Showers
35%
Tuesday Night
53°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
17%
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Thursday, May 30th, 2013
Planting weather
Photo by Mark Pummell/The Daily Standard

A farmer plants a field along state Route 219 near Montezuma last week. Chris Gibbs, Farm Service Agency director for Mercer County, estimates 99 percent of this year's corn crop and 95 percent of the soybean crop are in the ground. Planted crops are off to a nice start, he said, despite dry conditions earlier this month.

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