Drought Intensifying Amid Dry Weather on the Plains

Posted on 03/09/2017 10:19 AM
USDA's Joint Ag Weather Facility says on the Plains, dry weather is exacerbating drought in southern portions of the region. "In particular, winter wheat is poorly established from eastern Colorado into Kansas and Oklahoma, where moisture is sorely needed to stabilize a crop stressed by autumn dryness and recent temperature extremes," ...