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View From the Cab
Mon Jul 14, 2014 10:52 AM CDT

LANGDON, Mo. (DTN) -- From Florida to Iowa, no matter the crops they raise or how they tend their fields, farmers always have some things in common. That's the way it is for View From the Cab farmers Karen Johnson of Avoca, Iowa, and Jamie Harris of Madison, Fla., as summer temperatures start to heat up.

"I just took lunch to the field where Bill is windrowing hay and it is 95 degrees F. Much, much hotter than my comfort zone!" Karen told DTN late Sunday.

Temperatures fluctuate up and down. But rain and ...

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