Nebraska crops and pastures could use a rain.
Farmer Randy Uhrmacher of Hastings tells Brownfield there’s been some relief recently. “I’ve got about .40 at my house. Farms that are farther south that we farm in Webster County, we’re looking at more than an inch right now.”
USDA says extreme heat and drought caused corn conditions to decline last week to 57 percent good-to-excellent, a drop of seven percent. Soybeans are 60 percent good-to-excellent shape
Urhamcer says the area is still at a deficit.