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Cheri Zagurski DTN Managing Editor
Wed May 28, 2014 12:05 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- It's May 28 -- 24 days until the first day of summer. In Omaha, Neb., the temperature was 76 degrees by 10 a.m. CDT. Today's forecast high is just shy of 90 degrees and I've no official numbers on humidity, but let's just say this well-insulated old lady is feeling it in the sweat running down my neck whenever I step outside.

But I am not complaining. And neither are any of the participants in DTN's email reader consulting group.

Timely rains and growth enhancing heat are welcome in most areas we've received reports from. Didn't hear ...

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