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A big ‘atta boy’

Farm Expo example of local volunteer dedication

The third-annual Great Bend Farm and Ranch Expo closed Friday after another successful three-day run. The hundreds of exhibitors and thousands of attendees have gone and the Expo Complex is empty.
There were many who doubted such a venture would take root. After all, it would take place in the shadow of the mighty 3-i Show that had dominated regional farm shows for decades.
It took 200-plus local volunteers to make it happen every other year. Could the community pull together that kind of support every year?
The logistics were mind-boggling.
Some background is in order. In the spring of ...


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