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Ferrying Grain Across the Mississippi River

September 29, 2011
By: Pam Fretwell, Farm Journal Media Multimedia; Farm Journal Special Projects Editor google + 

A Day in Ag logoMissouri farmers use the Canton Ferry to transport grain across the Mississippi River to an elevator in Meyer, Ill. Farm Journal Media’s Pam Fretwell provides you a first-hand look of the process. The Canton Ferry is the longest continually operating ferry on the Mississippi, chartered since 1853.



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