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Potato farmers in P.E.I. say planting is on hold

April 30, 2014
By CBC News


April 29, 2014, Charlottetown, PEI – Some potato farmers in P.E.I. say the unseasonably cold weather this year has put a halt to planting – and the early premium-priced June spuds that come with it.

David MacLeod says his farm is often dry and warm this time of year but this year is different. He has only just managed to plant a few acres of potatoes. READ MORE