Photos: Lonesome Dove begins cutting corn

Corn cutting is on at Lonesome Dove Farms, Tunica, Miss. Producers Richard and Ben Melton began running combines on Aug. 27. Lonesome Dove has 2,200 acres of corn in 2013 and Richard estimates harvest will take 18-20 days — weather permitting.

 

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