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Autumn approaches

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

(Photo)
Francine Halter adjusts one of the fall decorations situated among the cornstalks for a display at Mueller's Garden Lane in Sikeston.
(Photo by Jill Bock, Staff)
Pumpkin crop ripe for picking

leonnah@standard-democrat.com

SIKESTON -- Temperatures haven't cooled off enough for most of the locally grown mums to turn colors, but the pumpkin crop seems to be ready for picking.

Pumpkin grower David Diebold said harvest just got under way at Diebold's Orchard in Benton and will seriously begin over the next week.

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