Hot, dry conditions cut hay crop

Area cattle producers could be forced to sell off cattle due to lack of quality hay if rains don't return soon

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

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Ozzie Rodgers bales hay July 7 near Maysville. Weather has impacted hay production in the area.

Ozzie Rodgers bales hay July 7 near Maysville. Weather has impacted hay production in the area.
Photo by Justin Wedgworth

Cattlemen from Lincoln to Maysville are hoping for a soaking rain soon to get a second hay cutting to bolster tight supplies.


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