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Farm Bureau hay bale contest accepting entries

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Entries are being accepted through Nov. 1 for the annual Hay Bale Decorating Contest sponsored by Virginia Farm Bureau Federation’s Women’s Committee.

Farmers urged to be on the lookout for marijuana

Farmers in Southwest Virginia are being urged to check their property for marijuana planted by trespassers.

Checking equipment can prevent hay-cutting accidents

Farmers who are getting ready to cut and bale hay should make a habit of checking equipment before heading out to the field.

Recent rains are mixed blessing for grain and produce farmers

Ample rains in the past week have delayed some wheat harvests and soybean planting but generally benefited row crops and hay.

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