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Friday, October 11th, 2013
Good weather yields bumper corn crop in many areas
Photo by Mark Pummell/The Daily Standard

Farmers in Mercer County and surrounding areas are busy harvesting corn and soybeans. A bountiful crop is being reported in many areas of the country, but with the government shutdown, local agencies could not be reached for comment on yields.

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