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Ideal weather boosts this season’s strawberries

What makes for the ideal strawberry crop? Just the right amount of moisture and sun, and that is exactly what strawberry farmers in Western Massachusetts got during this season’s growing period.

This year’s strawberries are especially good for just that reason, said Jimmy Pasiecnik, owner of J.M. Pasiecnik Farms in Whately.

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