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Lawns brown, crops maturing quickly in Benton County, Iowa
9/13/2017 12:00:00 AM



CATEGORIES:
Agriculture
Plants & Wildlife
AFFECTED AREAS:
Benton County, IA

Start Date: 9/11/2017 -  
The last quality rainfall was recorded on 8-22-17 with no rain since. Rainfall has been less than normal during the summer months. Lawns are turning brown and crops are maturing more quickly than normal. This in turn causes grain yields to be less. CoCoRaHS Report from Station #Mount Auburn 2.2 NNW on 9/11/2017
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