Officials: Heat should help local crops
While city-dwellers are reveling in this week's sunny, hot days, area farmers are also welcoming the heat -- heat that's been elusive most of the summer.
Willie Huot, agricultural extension agent for Grand Forks County, said the high temperatures will mostly help local crops. "By and large, the heat wave here is welcome for agriculture at this time," he said.
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