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Echoes of the Equinox

1951...Because we'd had a fair amount of rain during the harvest, Dad figured we ought to plant a few acres of fall rye to give us a jump on spring seeding next year.

And it is a good thing we did because we thrashed a bumper crop in February.

As a rule, that doesn't happen in this corner of the globe...

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