Idaho farm income up 18 percent in second quarter
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Idaho farm income up 18 percent in second quarter
Personal farm income in Idaho increased 18 pecent during the second quarter of 2014, by far the best performance of any economic sector in the state.

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Idaho farm income up 18 percent in second quarter
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