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Tue May 28, 2013 01:32 PM CDT

LANGDON, Mo. (DTN) -- Known first as Decoration Day, Memorial Day is a federal holiday reserved for honoring deceased U.S. veterans. It is also an unofficial beginning of summer vacation season, marked by road trips and family outings. But for DTN View From the Cab Farmers Kane Bercaw of Union City, Mich., and William "Shep" Sheppard of Louisiana, Mo., Memorial weekend was a working holiday.

Last week was good for Kane as planting and replanting commercial tomato fields continued following frost a couple of weeks back. But the weather situation has changed from wet ...

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