tennessee crops

Agriculture
6:55 am
Thu May 3, 2012

Tennessee Crops Get and Early Start

wikipedia.org

Record March warmth and not too much April rain have the crop year in Tennessee off to a great start. The only obstacles were overnight freezes in April that damaged some grape crops and some early sweet corn. Now the concern is timely rainfall. Rainfall since January 1 in the western part of the state is off about 8 inches.