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Farm groups differ sharply on climate legislation


WILLMAR -- Farm groups differ sharply in their approach to climate change legislation, and whether they should even be engaged in its development, according to speakers at the recent Minnesota Agriculture, Climate and Energy Forum at Ridgewater College in Willmar.

Doug Peterson, president of the Minnesota Farmers Union, told attendees that agriculture needs to have a seat at the table in the debate.

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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
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