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Under the Agridome
Philip Shaw DTN Columnist
Fri May 16, 2014 05:58 PM CDT

I am in quite a mess; in fact I suppose many of us in southwestern Ontario think we are in quite a mess. I have a farming career that spans all of my life going back at least 35 to 40 years. It just so happens that this year, I am off to the latest planting start ever. Wet weather has kept me from getting anything in the ground and another inch of rain Thursday pushed that way into next week, guaranteeing me that dubious distinction. However, to those close to me I like to say that I've been here ...

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