Lingering winter backs up Pierce County farmers' spring work
Lingering winter backs up farmers' spring work
By Bill Kirk
Old Man Winter's extended grip on this region should be more of a talking point than a significant concern for farmers, according to Pierce County Soil Conservationist Jon Krauss.
Friday, Krauss discounted the notion farmers could have a bad crop harvest this year due to the unusually late spring. The weather's influence on crop production will depend on what happens later, he said.