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View From the Cab
Wed Aug 20, 2014 06:14 AM CDT

LANGDON, Mo. (DTN) -- As daylight hours go, summer solstice marks the great divide in seasons where April and August are only foothills in terms of light. Just as April's 13-plus hours of sunshine led up to summer, now the same 13-plus hours of August sun has View From the Cab farmers Karen Johnson of Avoca, Iowa, and Jamie Harris of Madison, Fla., headed down the other side.

Jamie has one more thing to do before fall: It's time to plant broccoli. A new Monosem planter in six-row-wide configuration has been set up with ...

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