5:41pm

Mon August 15, 2011
Business and the Economy

Crop Problems Persist

Western Kentucky farmers watched this weekend as chances of rain evaporated and their crops dried up even more. The Kentucky Agriculture Statistics Service reported last week that soybeans and tobacco were considerably behind last year’s development. Some soybean fields “aborted” their blooms due to the heat. The blooms are what produce the pods.

 

http://www.bgdailynews.com/articles/2011/08/15/news/news2.txt