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Making dry hay a real challenge

By now I doubt I have to write how I feel about this weather: rain nearly every day.

And truthfully, when people say to me, “Oh, we need a good rain" or "Farmers should be happy with this,” I want to lose it!

Making dry hay seems to be becoming a bigger and bigger challenge. I keep thinking how was it when we were kids—we made the little square bales on all our land and it seemed like it never rained!

I can't even imagine if we were trying to do that now (granted, our haying crew is much less).

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