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This year may not be as prosperous for berries

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It looks like it will be a tough season for berry farmers in the region, after one long-time farm closed and another will likely not be open for public picking.

One farm looks to open the first week of July, though.

Larry Hoban's farm on Highway 59 about a mile south of Ogema will be offering up strawberries and raspberries.

It turned out 2008 was a tough year as the farm didn't open to the public. "We were hailed out twice," Hoban said.

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