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Frequent rain slows sugar cane planting; farmers hopeful for good harvest

Farm workers hustle to plant sugar cane Wednesday in this field near Centerville, where wet weather slowed the work for weeks. (The Daily Review/Bill Decker)

St. Mary sugar cane farmers hope the region sees a pattern of dry weather soon so they can finish planting next year’s crop and start harvesting the 2016 crop.

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