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Grim details emerge in Grant Farms bankruptcy

"Grant said that from July through December, he had no control over farm finances."
- The Coloradoan

While the farm brought in about $10 million, it must have had some horrendous costs other than its debt load. Click on The Coloradon link above for more on the financial details of the Grant Farms' bankruptcy filing.

Veteran farmers like Gene Logsdon, author of Holy Shit: Managing Manure to Save Mankind and The Contrary Farmer would probably say Grant Farms just got too big to support itself. Click here to visit Gene Logsdon's Contrary Farmer blog.

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