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Press Photo by Dustin Monke Fertilizer dumps into Lefor farmer Jim Messmer’s truck Wednesday at the Southwest Grain terminal near Taylor.

Up against deadline: Farmers work hard to meet planting insurance dates

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Fieldwork has been delayed even further as cool, wet weather has persisted statewide, but farmers are working hard to meet crop planting insurance deadlines.

Producers are taking advantage of every dry day they can get, spending long days in the field this week.

Lucas Hoff of Richardton said he was busy on Thursday finishing planting peas, though the insurance deadline for them has already passed.

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