Farm Owners Facing Theft and Loss of Business

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Source: Delta Farm Press

Aside from facing challenges in weather and infestation from insects and diseases, farmer’s must also face the additional challenge of theft of expensive farming equipment and resources, such as vehicles and gasoline.

Farmers facing economic challenges are further affected by having to invest thousands of dollars to replace stolen materials.

The Mississippi Delta Agricultural Theft Task Force created in 2015 has proved its success in helping agricultural businesses across several states to recover from theft and has improved actions to prevent theft overall.

Read full story at: Delta Farm Press

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