Some Keystoners Get Frost, Others Excessive Heat
Pennsylvania Ag Connection - 05/27/2015
Pennsylvania had an average of 5.5 days suitable for field work last week. Temperatures for the state were reported an average of 59F, with a high of 89F and a low of 24F. Patchy weather and large fluctuations in temperature resulted in varied reports across the state.
Some regions were hit with frost while others complained of heat.
Overall, dry conditions left many wishing for a bit rain.
Tobacco planting is in full swing. Field activities included corn, potato, and soybean planting in addition to spraying for corn and oats.