A heavy load on a country road when the ground is soft and mushy is a recipe for road damage. Protecting the pavement on rural routes  means posting lower weight limits when the road is most vulnerable – during the freezing and thawing of early spring.

Learn more about spring weight postings and what they mean for local farmers from Arin Rader, who is a farmer and the Dry Grove Township Road Commissioner in this week’s Farm Fresh Podcast.

Check out the Farm to Table segment on WJBC radio every Wednesday at 12:45 p.m.