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Kandiyohi County and neighboring counties have not received the heavy rains that have caused problems in some southern counties in the state, but the rains Tuesday caused ponding in this field on the outskirts of Willmar. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny

Frustrated farmers face tough decisions

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DES MOINES, Iowa — It’s decision time for many Midwest corn farmers stuck in one of the wettest springs ever: Plant late in ground that’s been too wet, replant corn in muddy fields or collect crop insurance.


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