Midwest Climate Hub To Help Producers, Coordinate Climate-Related Agricultural Research
Wed, 02/12/2014 - 15:58 News Staff
By Jerry L. Hatfield
ather across the Midwest and wonder if it will be too wet to plant, too wet to harvest, too wet to spray, or if the rain will come at the right time to produce a bumper or just an average crop. In all of the presentations I have given on climate and agriculture across the Midwest, during the last year the prevailing question has been about whether the increasing variation in precipitation and temperature we’re experiencing is the “new” normal during the growing season.