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A farmer plants a field Sunday along Kandiyohi County Road 5 north of Willmar. Among the positives for agriculture cited by Farm Bureau in the last legislative session was the repeal of a sales tax charged on machinery and equipment repair. (Tribune photo by Gary Miller)

Mixed grades on Greater Minnesota’s legislative issues

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By Don Davis

Forum News Service

ST. PAUL — Minnesota farmers are happy that lawmakers lowered some farm property taxes, but small businesses complain that a higher minimum wage and a bill giving them more legal exposure will hurt.

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