Severe storms damage Iowa crops

Severe storms damage Iowa crops

Hot, dry weather took hold in Iowa last week following severe storms that damaged crops, adding insult to injury after a cold, wet spring.

With daytime temperatures in the high 90s and heat indices reaching 110 degrees, the National Weather Service issued an excessive heat warning for the whole state July 17-19.

With the extreme temps, farmers quickly noted stress on crops, especially those...

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