TITLE

Texas corn hard hit by drought/heat

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;9/1/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 17, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the severe drought, intense heat and high winds that have devastated the corn crops in Texas which resulted to the expectation that the overall production will be about half a normal crop.
ACCESSION #
65761642

 

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