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Best Young Farmers/Ranchers-5
Mon Feb 11, 2013 11:37 AM CST

LAMESA, Texas (DTN) -- As we bounce along roads cut through cotton fields with Josh Krohn and his daughter, Kenley, and hear his story, the Jimmy Buffett song "Changes in Latitudes, Changes in Attitudes" simply refuses to quit echoing in our minds: "It's these changes in latitudes, changes in attitudes/Nothing remains quite the same/With all of our running and all of our cunning/If we couldn't laugh we would all go insane."

This Midwesterner's life is now firmly anchored in the soil of a diversified crop and livestock farm near Lamesa, Texas. Josh admits ...

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