This Sept. 20, 2012 photo shows corn being harvested at Duane Braesch's farm in Bennington, Neb. Braesch's cornfields are prime evidence of how unforgiving the elements have been for him and so many ... more 
This Sept. 20, 2012 photo shows corn being harvested at Duane Braesch's farm in Bennington, Neb. Braesch's cornfields are prime evidence of how unforgiving the elements have been for him and so many others across the Midwest this summer. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Nati Harnik
Wed, Sep 26, 2012 1:45 PM EDT