Holding on until harvest: Crop outlook in southwest ND good despite late harvest projections
The same fields that were being harvested on this day last year are lusher today in most parts of southwest North Dakota, and most are just barely showing signs of ripening.
Despite late planting and below-average July temperatures -- including one overnight when southwest North Dakota neared frost-like conditions -- grain crops in the area look good and have producers anxiously hoping the weather cooperates for another three to four weeks until it's ready to harvest.
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