What does weather hold for farmers in 2016?

Drew Lerner, Senior Agricultural Meteorologist forecasts a cooler, wetter summer and explains what this means for the 2016 crop season.

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Video Highlights

  • 18 year cycle suggests cool air coming from higher latitudes
  • La Niña tends to give more extremes in temperature
  • Early season crops vulnerable to moisture
  • Drying out in July and August could help later crops
  • In a La Niña year, winter is usually colder and snowier