crops http://wkyufm.org en Rain Comes Too Late for Many Crops, but Could Help Next Year's Harvest http://wkyufm.org/post/rain-comes-too-late-many-crops-could-help-next-years-harvest <p>While the recent rain in our listening area is certainly a welcome sight for farmers, it comes too late to save the crops that have already been devastated by the drought. Still, WKU agriculture professor Todd Willian says the rainfall could help crops that are harvested later in the year, like soybeans. Thu, 06 Sep 2012 18:44:11 +0000 Kevin Willis 18729 at http://wkyufm.org Rain Comes Too Late for Many Crops, but Could Help Next Year's Harvest Ongoing Heat Bad News for Commonwealth's Corn Crop http://wkyufm.org/post/ongoing-heat-bad-news-commonwealths-corn-crop <p>Kentucky&#39;s corn crop took a sharp turn for the worse during last week&#39;s record-breaking heat, and nearly half the crop is in poor condition as a drought lingers in some key producing areas. Tue, 03 Jul 2012 15:18:00 +0000 Associated Press 15068 at http://wkyufm.org Ongoing Heat Bad News for Commonwealth's Corn Crop