Business Pulse Magazine: Fall 2015

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AGRICULTURE: WHATCOM FAMILY FARMERS COALITION COULD FAMILY FARMS like this in Whatcom County disappear because of over-reach on water use and other stipulations by state Depts. of Ecology and Agriculture? A new coalition formed to fight against restrictions that stifle their productivity and future. (Photo courtesy of Lou Nicksic Photography)

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