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Cavendish Indefinitely Suspending Farming Operations in Presque Isle

| March 19, 2014

Suspended indefinitely – that’s what’s happening to Cavendish Farms potato farming operations in the Star City. “There’s gonna be jobs lost in the community, there’s gonna be revenues lost in the community..the upside is they’re going to keep their land,” said Presque Isle director of development and planning Ken Arndt. Thirteen total jobs will be […]

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Filmmakers To Begin Work on Feature Film

| July 3, 2012

The potato industry is a staple here in the County and soon, it’ll be recognized nationally. Two award winning filmmakers are about to begin working on their next feature film… A story that focuses on the fall potato harvest in Van Buren. News Source 8’s Jenna Callari caught up with the film crew and has […]

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New Fertilizer Plant To Provide Quality Service

| April 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Cavendish’s new $5.7 million fertilizer plant and mixing system in Fort Fairfield is officially open. News Source 8 reporter Jenna Callari was at the opening ceremony and explains what it means for the company and the local economy.

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