Drought-weary farmers await Isaac’s remnants

August 31, 2012 at 1:44 am in The Daily Republic

ST. LOUIS Indiana farmer John Kolb normally would welcome storms that could provide his crops with badly needed water in this summer of drought. Instead, he and other Corn Belt farmers are nervously watching the forecast as Hurricane Isaac’s remnants slog their direction, concerned they could end up getting too much of a good thing. Continue Reading