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Coping with Climate Change: Michigan's Sour Season

A FROST HARVEST

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A SOUR SEASONAN IDEAL CLIMATETOO COLD TO HANDLETWO LIFETIMESNO FAIRY TALE YEARSHAKEN FARMERSA FROST HARVESTNOT ENOUGH WORKPLIGHT OF THE HONEY BEESTALLED PROCESSINGIT'S THE PITSTHE PIE CONTEST MUST GO ON AS MICHIGAN AS CHERRY PIE

A FROST HARVEST

Usually this time of year, the cherry trees should be dripping red with fruit. Instead, orchards are a sea of green -- April frosts "harvested" the fruit this year.

Read the story: A Sour Season for Michigan's Cherry Farmers.

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