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Sugar cane workers call for safety during harvest season - WAFB Baton Rouge Channel 9 - 10/17/2014 -

Oak Tree Lodaing SiteBATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Fall means pumpkins, bonfires, and sugar cane harvest season. On Patrick Frischhertz's farm, he combines cutting the fields and loading the cane first into tractor trailers, then to 18-wheelers.

"Grinding season is the best part of the year. says Frischhertz. "We get to see what type of crop we have. He married into a cane family that has been farming the land just a stone's throw from Plaquemine High School for seven generations. READ THE STORY


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