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Farm City Week Tour

Tom Buchanan, Lugert Altus Irrigation District manager, speaks to Altus Air Force Base personnel and families at the Cotton Grower Gin during a Farm City Week tour, Nov. 7, 2012. Members of the tour learned about the different processes cotton goes through before being shipped out. Farm City Week is held annually to highlight the importance of agriculture in the Altus and Jackson County economy and focuses on the partnership between the base and the local farming industry. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Levin Boland / Released)



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This work, Farm City Week Tour [Image 5 of 7], by A1C Levin Boland, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:11.07.2012

Date Posted:11.08.2012 18:20

Photo ID:778827

VIRIN:121107-F-SL200-020

Resolution:2100x1500

Size:1.63 MB

Location:ALTUS, OK, USGlobe

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