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Blueberries may be the new orange in North Central Florida

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Florida’s warm winter is not over yet and that means that preparations for blueberry season are in full swing.  Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Chris Gilmore reports on the unique methods some Florida growers are using to be ready for the upcoming blueberry season:

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