MnDOT advises farmers that crews are mowing highway rights of way
WILLMAR -- Farmers planning to cut hay in ditches are advised to mow along the highway right of way as Minnesota Department of Transportation crews have begun to mow in the area.
The department mows the first cut of grass nearest the road surface once it reaches a height of 18 inches, because it can block motorists' vision, and create other safety problems.
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