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  • EXCHANGE: Danforth organic farmer wins sustainable ag award story has photos
    Updated: Jan-28-16 8:38 am

    DANFORTH, Illinois - Harold Wilken, of Danforth, began farming 33 years ago and credits his first landlady, 82-year-old Ivadelle Dubois, with trying to get him to "just say no" to synthetic chemical herbicides, insecticides and fertilizers.