Tobacco buyers and
farmers at the March auction at Farmers warehouse in Hughesville, Md.
(Newsline photo by Jennifer Fu)
Farmers Reflect on Dying Tobacco Industry as Buyers Bid at Auction
The tobacco auction in Southern Maryland may have been its last,
Tobacco Auction to Be Smallest in State's
Stories on Tobacco Farming
Back in Business: Md. Family Rekindles Family Tradition
(May 16, 2006)
Farmers Seek Grants to Preserve Aging
Barns (April 21,
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Published May 4,
2006; Last updated:
12/08/06 11:12 AM
Special report produced by Maryland Newsline's Jennifer Fu;
edited for the Web by Chris Harvey. With additional
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