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-- Targovishte, Bulgaria
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-- Northwest Minnesota
-- East central Iowa
-- Yakima, Wash.
-- Northwest Saskatchewan
-- Northeast North Dakota
-- Brown County, Minn.
-- McLeod County, Minn.
-- Seward County, Neb.
-- Dooly County, Ga.
-- Marathon, Wis.
-- Hart County, Ga.
-- Williamson County, Texas
-- Seward County, Neb.
-- Horry County, S.C.
-- Coles County, Ill.
@papaparker17: Extended forecast looks to be drier for southern Illinois, telling me that farmers will be rocking and rolling here shortly! #plant13
@leewheat: On the verge of starting #plant13, now there's three inches of snow.
@SSchmidt87: Apparently, there's a quarter of P2088 in the ground in Clay County. Genius or idiot? We'll know in October... #corn #plant13
@WickedPulling: I asked hubs "What day is today, Wednesday Right?" he says "No it's Thurs." I scream, "Are u freaking kidding me!?!" #daylate$short #Plant13
@captaincorn: Hopefully going to apply some fertilizer tomorrow. Getting ready for #plant13. Hope #fertilizer prices follow corn prices.
@farmboy8400: Startin to see the odd field cultivated or land leveled, guys must be thinkin spring grain and sugar beets #plant13
@JayReiners: @shickshackfarms soil temp Monday am was 35. Last year it was 55. Talking cold and wet for first part of next week. #plant13 is a ways off.
@latwater1: Doing some disking this evening! Glad #spring is here and that #plant13 is close!! #farming #agriculture #tillage
@girl_agronomist: Soil temperature of 42 degrees in Angola IN #INag. Chilly soil, chill the planters. #plant13
@hayseedmike: Soil temp at 7am. 40. Warmer than I thought it would be. #plant13
-- Chicot County, Ark.
-- Western Walsh County, N.D.