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With crop prices looking quite bullish recently -- in some cases, reaching record highs -- the outlook for agriculture in 2008 appears pretty good.


But if you look a little deeper, things may not seem quite so rosy -- because expenses such as health insurance and fuel are also soaring.

That was the general message conveyed at Thursday's Ag Issues Forum in Callaway, sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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