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Cold takes bite out of Missouri fruit and grain

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Dead appple bud (MO Ag Extension)

By Adam Allington, KWMU

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St. Louis – Freezing temperatures descended on large sections of the country last week.

Record lows were registered from the southern states over to the Plains.

The prolonged frost means entire crops of Missouri fruit and grain could be a loss for farmers. KWMU's Adam Allington has more.

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