Corn in Belleville, Illinois suffers in parched ground as drought conditions threaten the upcoming harvest at local farms.
Corn in Belleville, Illinois suffers in parched ground as drought conditions threaten the upcoming harvest at local farms. St. Louis Post-Dispatch/MCT
Corn in Belleville, Illinois suffers in parched ground as drought conditions threaten the upcoming harvest at local farms. St. Louis Post-Dispatch/MCT

Sizzling summer has worsened drought conditions

August 14, 2012 12:00 AM