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How Current Events and World Markets Impact the Marion County Farmer

Posted By News On March 21, 2011 @ 10:24 am In In Depth | Comments Disabled

This is the first in a ten part series of In Depth Special Edition Newsmagazines on agriculture in Marion County. In it, Ray Jenkins with Cargill, Eddyville sits down with Dr. Bob Leonard to discuss the potential impacts of current events, including the earthquake and tsunami in Japan on the prices Marion County farmers will likely get on their crops this fall. He also discusses how much corn comes into the Eddyville facility from Marion County, and what it is used for, among other issues related to the farm economy.

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