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Under the Agridome
Philip Shaw DTN Columnist
Wed Nov 21, 2012 06:52 AM CST

I am part of a brotherhood. I feel it every day and I feel it almost everywhere I go. Being a farmer is something very special, but no matter where it is in this world, I share many common interests with people who farm the land.

A few years ago, I walked out into the rice paddies of Bangladesh and talked about fertilizer strategies with the local farmers. Talking to farmers on the other side of the world was one of the highlights of my career. I've done it a few times and I surely hope to continue that conversation ...

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