Wet Minnesota fields, June 15: photo gallery

Wet Minnesota fields, June 15: photo gallery

Rain continues in the Midwest, which just adds more misery to problems caused by river flooding. Heavy rains also create ponds in fields with newly emerged crops.

The effects of the wet weather are uncertain. Corn markets were up one day with news of potential problems from the rain and down the next with speculation that the rain and warm weather will enhance crop growth.