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Advice for winter down time: go to school and learn a skill

publication date: Jan 1, 2010
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When planning for the winter, consider the great return on scarce agricultural dollars from practical courses at vo-techs and community colleges.  For a fraction of the credit hour cost at private colleges and even state universities, you can get started in skills needed everyday on a farm:  Welding, plumbing, wiring, carpentry, masonry, auto mechanics.


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