Fruit growers assess possible damage from cold

May 13, 2013
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Fruit growers had enjoyed a good season before the freeze

Source: Mlive

PAW PAW, MI -- When temperatures plummeted into the 20s overnight, most farmers were ready with wind machines and sprinklers to protect vulnerable fruit. But it will be a few days before they know how well their efforts worked, said Mark Longstroth, Michigan State University Extension educator, as he began his rounds Monday morning to assess damages.

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