TITLE

Winter began with a snowy but dry start

AUTHOR(S)
Bechman, Tom J.
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Indiana Prairie Farmer;Mar2011, Vol. 185 Issue 3, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers a forecast for the winter season in Indiana which says that the winter of 2009-2010 was cooler and drier than average while the winter of 2010-2011 was more colder and drier.
ACCESSION #
59221347

 

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