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DTN's Top Ag News of 2013
Cheri Zagurski DTN Managing Editor
Tue Dec 24, 2013 08:31 AM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- If one is the superstitious type or suffers from triskaidekaphobia -- fear of the number 13 -- 2013 has probably been a tough year.

The number 13 has a reputation of being unlucky. Various explanations as to why exist, ranging from the head count at the Last Supper to when the Mayan calendar stopped, which supposedly indicated the end of the world as they knew it.

So you can see how a year ending in "13" might be construed as an unlucky year. Much as it pains me to admit it, our list of the Top Ten ...

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