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Tue Jul 16, 2013 12:44 PM CDT

LANGDON, Mo. (DTN) -- Most people work on a schedule. Teachers, writers, factory workers -- even members of Congress have due dates when work is supposed to be done. With the growing season only a few months long, DTN View From the Cab farmers Kane Bercaw of Union City, Mich., and William "Shep" Sheppard of Louisiana, Mo., know the importance of meeting deadlines.

Sometimes the biggest problem in meeting crop production deadlines is getting Mother Nature to meet hers. "We've been missing a few rains," Shep told DTN from his home late Sunday. "People ...

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