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Assistance sought for Bay State farmers

Rainy, cold summer hurt crops of many

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By David Abel
Globe Staff / September 9, 2009

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In Franklin County, tobacco farmers lost their entire crop. Corn growers in Norfolk County saw 83 percent of the value of their crop destroyed. In Essex County, strawberry growers could not bring more than 35 percent of their crop to market. (Full article: 593 words)

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