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2018: The year in pictures

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By Joseph L. Murphy/ISA senior communications manager

It’s been quite a year. As farmers, you’ve encountered everything from challenging planting conditions, news of a Chinese soybean tariff, plummeting commodity prices and a harvest that didn’t want to end. Iowa Soybean Association photographer, Joseph L. Murphy, captured a collection of images that evoke memories, illustrate emotions, address social issues and add clarity to our world. Click on the photo below to see a small selection of moments captured in 2018.

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