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Farmers reluctant to plant in Texas Panhandle
5/10/2018 1:37:28 PM



CATEGORIES:
Agriculture
AFFECTED AREAS:
Armstrong County, TX
Briscoe County, TX
Carson County, TX
Collingsworth County, TX
Dallam County, TX
Deaf Smith County, TX
Donley County, TX
Gray County, TX
Hall County, TX
Hansford County, TX
Hartley County, TX
Hemphill County, TX
Hutchinson County, TX
Lipscomb County, TX
Moore County, TX
Ochiltree County, TX
Oldham County, TX
Potter County, TX
Randall County, TX
Roberts County, TX
Sherman County, TX
Wheeler County, TX

Start Date: 5/8/2018 -  
Panhandle farmers were slow to plant, due to drought and the lack of soil moisture. Some producers were prewatering before planting. The Bryan-College Station Eagle (Texas), May 8, 2018
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