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Soybean Rust Threatens Alabama's Crop

By Chris Newbold, Alabama Public Radio

Mobile, AL – There are 160-thousand acres of soybean growing in the state. According to statistics from the Extension service, the statewide yield averages almost three million bushels a year. But Alabama's soybean crop is at risk from a fungus known as soybean rust. Alabama Public Radio's Chris Newbold reports.

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