Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
An irrigation pivot sits in a field Friday morning, four miles south of Mitchell. (Chris Huber/Republic)

Dry conditions spark busiest irrigation permit year since 2001

Email News Alerts

KIMBALL -- Even during the driest months of last year's drought, water fell on Rod Larsen's crops. Larsen, 63, farms corn, beans, wheat, hay and sunflowers, and feeds about 4,000 cattle with his three sons on land north of Kimball.

Advertisement

They installed their first pivot irrigation system two years ago and installed three more last year.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In 

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call (605) 996-5514 and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness