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Published October 07, 2013, 08:56 AM

Shutdown spawns vacuum in farm market information

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — When Tim Peterson finished planting his 900 acres of winter wheat last week, the usually market-savvy Kansas farmer unexpectedly found himself struggling to make critical marketing decisions without being able to access to vital agricultural reports, casualties of the federal government shutdown.

By: ROXANA HEGEMAN, Associated Press, Associated Press

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