Photos: Young farmer Jon Wiersma burns wheat ahead of soybeans

Jon Wiersma kept a close eye on the flames as he burned wheat stubble just outside of Jonestown, Miss. Wiersma, farm manager for Mid-South Family Farms, will follow the wheat with soybeans.


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