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Photo of poppy flower with water droplets
White linen poppies with leaves tinged in yellow show signs of stress from waterlogged soil. Photo by Marshall Hinsley
Photo of flooding around grass
Water from steady rainfall collects in pools on Marshall Hinsley's farm south of Dallas. Photo by Marshall Hinsley
Photo of Swiss chard seedlings
A row of Swiss chard seedlings begins to show signs of greening up and growing after treatment with foliar spray. Photo by Marshall Hinsley
Photo of stunted melon seedlings
Melon seedlings that should be vining out appear to be stunted from saturated soil. Photo by Marshall Hinsley
Photo of bottle of plant food
Medina's Hast Gro plant food is a low-salt formula that makes a foliar spray that can green plants up within a day of application. Photo by Marshall Hinsley