Pre-planting fields are muddy, but there’s still time

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With February rains, flooding and snow, the question of how local farmers’ fields are holding up has been an issue of potential concern as planting season grows ever-closer. However,with more and more rain falling, farmers and Nebraska Extension specialists don’t seemed terribly worried -- yet.
The main problem? Mud.
“Mud, that’s about the best way to put it,” said local farmer Dallas Troester, when asked about the current condition of his fields.

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