Becker County MN row crops need rain
Another wheat harvest had begun in west-central Minnesota, and the extended Jirik family was taking advantage of a hot, dry August afternoon tailor-made for combining.
Mike Jirik ran the combine. His son, Cole, controlled the grain cart. Larry Revier, Mike’s father-in-law, drove the semi truck. Albert Jirik, Mike’s father, and Sharon Jirik, Mike’s sister, looked on and gave moral support from the field’s edge.
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