Staff photo by Tammy Shaw
Corn along Eminence Pike may need moisture soon.
Blessing or piling on?

A planting season with daily heavy rainfall hampered Henry County farmers from sowing crops this year and farmers wished for drier weather.

Due to highly saturated ground, many farmers in Henry County planted late. Some reported a total crop loss, while others planted partial fields due to low-lying areas within fields.

But recent dry weather affects farmers, too.

In farming, each season brings the possibility of feast, famine and everything in between.