Farmers cautiously optimistic about harvest

Equipment servicing - Lorne Herndier services his equipment before heading out to cut hay. Area producers say the lack of rain this spring has resulted in generally poor hay crops.

By Lin Orosz Grasslands News The rain that’s fallen the last few weeks across much of the region has brightened the outlook of many farmers who are hoping to harvest crops this fall that are close to average. And that’s a considerable shift in attitude compared to just a few…