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*** Winfield–with Fair Oaks Farms–just opened an Agro tourism exhibit between Indianapolis and Chicago. It is designed to educate the nonfarm public about where their food comes from. Agriculture Secretary Vilsack spoke at the event and emphasized the need to attract young people to jobs in agriculture and food production.
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