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updated 12:17 PM UTC, May 24, 2019

Heavy Snow Causing Many Farm Buildings To Give Way

  • Written by Wheeler
  • Published in News

A retired agriculture expert says several Wisconsin farm buildings have collapsed under the weight of accumulated snow. 

Farm structures like barns are exempt from state building codes so they often aren't as sturdy as other Wisconsin buildings.  The worst may be yet to come.  The weather will likely become more destructive as spring approaches because the snow will be heavier and wetter.

37°F

Black River Falls

Partly Cloudy

Humidity: 61%

Wind: 18 mph

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