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Apple tree heist leaves Quebec orchard bare

August 22, 2013  By CBC News

August 21, 2013, Rougemont, Que – Apple orchard owners in Rougemont, Que., made an infuriating discovery when they realized an entire field of young apple trees had been stolen Friday night.

“The people who did this are idiots. The trees won’t survive this time of year. They must be drying out right now. They did it all for nothing,” said Jeannot Alix, who owns the orchard about an hour’s drive from Montreal.  READ MORE


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