Alabama farming cold weather http://apr.org en Ala. Farmers Cope with Cool Temps, Saturated Soil http://apr.org/post/ala-farmers-cope-cool-temps-saturated-soil <P>Alabama farmers say they're trying to cope with several weeks of cool temperatures and excessive rainfall, which has oversaturated the soil.</P> <P>Agriculture experts say that has slowed farming across the state, which could threaten yields.</P> <P>Farmer Keith Bryant tells The Anniston Star <A href="http://bit.ly/13ls16h)"><U><FONT color=#ff0000>(http://bit.ly/13ls16h)</FONT></U></A> that he's being slowed down in his efforts to plant 400 acres of cotton this year. But he said his cotton harvest will be fine as long as he can plant by May 15.</P> <P>Statistics from the U.S. Mon, 06 May 2013 12:38:09 +0000 The Associated Press 29808 at http://apr.org Ala. Farmers Cope with Cool Temps, Saturated Soil