Posts With Keyword ‘dry’

Dangerous Conditions for Open Burns

Posted: Wednesday, April 4th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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The ISU Extension has issued a warning for those planning an open burn on their property. The light snowfall in the winter, combined with warm temperatures and dry winds, means burns could get out of control. The extension gave some tips on controlling open burns when the weather is favorable.

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Dry Autumns Can Lead to Fires

Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2011 at 6:23 am

Some parts of Iowa are having problems with fires because of how dry the autumn was this year.

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Dry Autumn Raises Concerns for Local Farmers

Posted: Tuesday, November 15th, 2011 at 6:24 am

Iowa has had a fairly dry autumn this year. This has some people worried that the subsoil of Iowa’s fields are to dry too maintain crops next year.

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