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Minnesota Agriculture Assistant Commissioner Robin Kinney, left, enjoys a visit over strawberries and pancakes with Ruby Bergquist and Sylvia Larson during Saturday morning's Beltrami County Farm Bureau Breakfast on the Farm at the Wilde ranch west of Bemidji. Pioneer Photo/Brad Swenson

Breakfast on the Farm highlights importance of agriculture

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SHEVLIN -- Anyone who eats has a vested interest in agriculture, says the head of the state's largest farm organization.

People who aren't in agriculture, who don't live in rural Minnesota, often don't think of agriculture as a priority issue, Kevin Paap, Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation president, said Saturday morning.


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