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Midwest Crop Tour - Day 2
Tue Aug 20, 2013 09:26 PM CDT

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (DTN) -- Mother Nature turned up the heat a notch as crop scouts fanned across the Midwest on the second day of the Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour. The sunlight might have been welcome after weeks of cloudy and unseasonably cool weather, but added heat combined with dry conditions may become more of a yield factor if rain relief doesn't come soon.

The eastern route began Tuesday in Fishers, Ind., and concluded the day in Bloomington, Ill. The western leg of the tour began in Grand ...

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