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View From the Cab
Tue Apr 30, 2013 12:22 PM CDT

LANGDON, Mo. (DTN) -- Like farmers everywhere, the most important thing View From the Cab farmers William "Shep" Sheppard of Louisiana, Mo., and Kane Bercaw of Union City, Mich., have in common right now is the tick, tick, tick sound of the clock as springtime slowly passes without any planting time.

As calendar pages turn from April to May, neither Kane nor Shep will have been able to plant a single seed. Wet fields due to rain -- and in Shep's case, river flooding -- have prevented both farmers from doing anything more than ...

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