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Shaw: Under the Agridome
Philip Shaw DTN Columnist
Fri Feb 14, 2014 10:56 AM CST

I am a Canadian farmer! And with that, applause broke out in the room Thursday night as I took part in the TEDx speaking event in Chatham, Kent, Ontario. For those of you who aren't familiar with TED Talks, I advise you to Google that term. I applied for the right to participate in the TEDx event in Chatham and was accepted earlier this year. I didn't think my first line was all that significant, so it was a humbling moment when the room erupted into applause.

To me it showed appreciation for what Canadian farmers really bring to the ...

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