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Under the Agridome
Philip Shaw DTN Columnist
Fri May 17, 2013 02:26 PM CDT

A few years ago, I heard of an Alberta farmer who was found pinned between the engine of his combine and the grain tank. I believe it was an older Massey combine, one in which I am very familiar. I used to reach down to check the fuel pump and it was very tight quarters. So when I heard that this farmer had got stuck in there, I really knew how horrible it must be.

Little did I know the Alberta farmer was 83 years old.

When I heard of his age, I felt bad. Nobody likes to see an ...

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