Warm, sunny weather finally gives Minnesota farmers prime time for corn planting

  • by: Associated Press
  • Updated: May 26, 2014 - 4:47 PM

MANKATO, Minn. — As recently as a week ago, many farmers across southern and central Minnesota were worried about getting their corn planted ahead of a key crop insurance deadline. But they've been taking advantage of the warm, sunny weather and many had their corn planted by the start of the Memorial holiday weekend.

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