Purdue agronomy professor Robert Nielsen says historical data doesn’t show a strong correlation between planting dates and crop yields.
Farmers are hoping for a break in the rain so they can get this year’s crops in the ground and try to lock in good yields at harvest.
During last year's drought, farmers begged for rain. This spring, they wish it would stop.
With high seed and fertilizer prices, agriculture experts say there is little room for error when it comes to planting crops.
At this time last year, farmers in Indiana were already preparing and planting for the season because of record-breaking temperatures.
With the help of his elaborate rain barrel system, Steven Janowiecki can water his garden in five minutes flat.