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Western Illinois producers are getting some cooler days and nights, but they're still not getting any rain.  Lower Rock Island County farmer Gary Blanchard says his corn crop remains under high stress, but his soybean crop still has a slim chance to recover.

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Blanchard says they were hoping for a little rain over the weekend but it didn't come through.  He farms in the Buffalo Prairie area.

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