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Long winter delaying East End harvests

Warm, sunny spring has replaced this year's

Warm, sunny spring has replaced this year's cold, long winter, but some East End farmers are still dealing with the dreary season's after-effects. (May 5, 2014 6:58 PM)

 Warm, sunny spring has replaced this year's cold, long winter, but some East End farmers are still dealing with the dreary season's after-effects.

Normally by this time, workers at Schmitt's Family Farm in Riverhead are busy picking spinach. This year, they're just pulling weeds. The never-ending snow and the cool start to spring have meant a late start to the East End farming season.

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