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View From the Cab
Cheri Zagurski DTN Managing Editor
Tue Jul 8, 2014 11:37 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 humidity seem to be in it ...

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