Harvest Delayed Due To Rain and Hail

Mother nature has put a halt to harvest activities for a few days. Thunderstorms that developed earlier this week brought heavy rains and small hail to some parts of southeast Nebraska.  Saline County Extension Educator Randy Pryor says before the rains hit harvest was moving along at a rapid pace…


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Pryor says some areas of Saline County received over three inches of rain, and unfortunately around the Milligan area pea sized hail accompanied the thunderstorms…..


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Pryor says he doesn’t know the extent of the damage that may have occurred from the hail.


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Pryor says farmers probably won’t be able to get back into the fields until next week to the wet conditions.

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