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A nice spring; Should we worry?

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Nothing like a spell of incredibly good weather to bring out the inherent pessimism of the good folks on the northern Great Plains. 


As the temperature climbs into the 70s at a time when it could well be zero, the question on the street becomes: "Should we worry?" 

Should we worry that the trees are going to leaf out too soon? 

Should we worry that we are going to have a drought this summer? 

Should we worry that the ponds are all going to dry up? 

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