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Farm rescue group brings John Deere combines to help Minnesota man

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Kramin noted that although the burns that he had suffered in a recent accident had caused him pain and suffering, the damage done by mother nature was much worse.
Kramin noted that although the burns that he had suffered in a recent accident had caused him pain and suffering, the damage done by mother nature was much worse.

The farm that Kurt Kramin owned was in desperate need of help, as the Danube, Minnesota man was suffering from severe burns to his body and a hot spell to his crops that threatened to ruin his harvest for the year, according to KARE 11 Minneapolis.

Kramin noted that although the burns that he had suffered in a recent accident had caused him pain and suffering, the damage done by mother nature was much worse.

"We had a storm go through the first of July, then, we had a really early freeze [in September]. None of the beans or corn would mature at the time that it froze and it really hit us hard on the yield," Kramin told the news source.

When a North Dakota volunteer group heard about the spell of bad luck that Karmin had, they sent a massive truck and a John Deere Harvest Combine to his farm in an effort to help the farmer, according to KARE 11.

Farm Rescue is a non-profit organization that helps farmers recover from illness, injury or disaster in order to sustain their harvest and keep their farm in a working state, according to the organization's website.
 

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