This sugar beet field is completely submerged in rainfall water on Shay Road in Laurel, MT June 3, 2023.

All Photos Courtesy: Mike Loyning

Excessive rainfall can result in saturated soils, ponding of water and outright flooding of major crops causing damage.

USE caution near the fields and flooded roads. It’s more difficult for emergency services to reach you if you need help or get stranded.