Foster County Independent - The Official Newspaper for Foster County

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By Jeff Gale
NDSU Extension Agent, Foster Co. 

Field and Garden: Rain slows planting progress


June 13, 2022

“The worst planting conditions of my lifetime.”

That’s how one Foster County resident recently described the past two months.

“What about the spring of 2020?” I asked. “We had corn in the field until March, and wet conditions prevented the planting of nearly 40 percent of the cropland in Foster County.”

He thought for a moment and then responded, “I think this spring has been mo...

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