presecribed burns http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Farmers warned about prescribed burns http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/farmers-warned-about-prescribed-burns <p>It’s early in the season, but a few prescribed burns have&nbsp;already spread out of control.</p><p>Meterologist Chris Jones of the National Weather Service in Riverton says one recent case&nbsp;involved an effort to clear weeds along fence line. Wind spread the fire into a trash pile.</p><p>Fire fighters responded and no structures were damaged. But with warmer winds and last year’s drought and subsequent drier soil, Jones expects that more such fires could occur without proper preparation.</p> Fri, 22 Mar 2013 00:48:49 +0000 Sara Hossaini 38333 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Farmers warned about prescribed burns