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Weather Stalls 2013 Planting: Farm Photos

April 22, 2013
By: Nate Birt, Top Producer Deputy Managing Editor google + 

Moisture is keeping farmers in many parts of the U.S. out of the fields this spring, as demonstrated by images shared on Twitter. Here's a selection we found and compiled using Storify: 

Weather Stalls 2013 Planting

Moisture is keeping farmers out of the fields this spring, as demonstrated by these photos shared on social media sites such as Twitter.

Storified by Nate Birt· Thu, Apr 18 2013 08:32:34

Too cold and snowy for #plant13 #bullmarket pic.twitter.com/oDk9Woan5KDoug Luther
I should be able to start #plant13 in a couple hours! #patterntile #imkidding. pic.twitter.com/4dyC7jVs9QMike Denton
Since #plant13 isn't going to happen any time soon... New row clears! pic.twitter.com/DU6qpe8BWoCory Ritter
Unbelievable. #plant13 #H20 pic.twitter.com/QOV3LcfwAZMike Denton
Ya, its like that! Drought....what drought! #plant13 cancelled #WCIL pic.twitter.com/b3SMCGwgvGGrant Curtis
After last year I'm not yet going to complain about this scene. #plant13 pic.twitter.com/u4JDQVcAyjTim Reinhart
From #drought12 to #flooding13 My prediction :#plant13 = limited time to get crop in... pic.twitter.com/TL4shjizhfLa Pryor Farms
Well I think that was a #DroughtBuster but could probably just set us up for the next one. #plant13 pic.twitter.com/g3jZo24Kl5Nathan Wells
Great day to plant corn in NE...on this day in 2012. Waiting for #plant13. pic.twitter.com/2TvPCNCe9CJ Propheter
Things to do when you can't #plant13 pic.twitter.com/BlbtRZXScfT. J. Curtin
another snowy day in NE Neb, #plant13 will have wait pic.twitter.com/imkAt0ax99Brian Gould
A view from the mobile office. No #plant13 this week. pic.twitter.com/3hSK8BksOfBJ Hayes
And still raining. #timetostop #plant13 pic.twitter.com/wRYeVwasWmDorothy
Will #plant13 ever happen? Crazy weather! RT ?@JayReiners #plant13stalled again! pic.twitter.com/bi7tkXp4bBNTV's Grow
May 10 is coming at us like a freight train but #plant13 keeps evading us #agchat #whenwillitsop pic.twitter.com/FQ2bt7dnM2Judi Graff
There's a sea of white that needs to turn into liquid, move away and then dry before #plant13 starts. Need heat! pic.twitter.com/XyPFpXDd9vJason Watson
Cleaning oats today. Getting ready for #plant13 instagram.com/p/YOrZ1WM8k5/Trevor Himmelsbach
Looks like #plant13 is going to be delayed pic.twitter.com/gP9voX8eIMKen Schaus
Putting the units back in the boxes, getting ready for #plant13 pic.twitter.com/xnTaRkEpzSJacob Staley
We have a sprout. #plant13 #corn @ohiofarmgrl pic.twitter.com/cRZ1YMvWJKSeed Consultants
Soil temp 5c - a little snow left but disappearing fast - #plant13 is going to sneak up around Tilley pic.twitter.com/ZPIwBeY7elScott Burton
#Plant13 is going to be a few weeks laters this year! Planning for office warming party this Saturday instead pic.twitter.com/VFFpfapYVUTerry Aberhart
The JD 1790 is rolling, finally! #plant13 pic.twitter.com/eomWHAlIjCAce^mySleeve
#melt13 is underway! We may get to #plant13 after all. pic.twitter.com/ZQz3yFLACrChris Spasoff
The tires get skinner the longer we wait to #plant13. These shud b easy to get stuck... pic.twitter.com/Bbr0E4khGMBrent Johnson
Normally only has two feet of water in the stream. Drought then floods what's next? #plant13 pic.twitter.com/COzHTbqKVxAndrew Charbon

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