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Soybean Rust Plagues U.S. Crops

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Soybean Rust Plagues U.S. Crops

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Soybean Rust Plagues U.S. Crops

Soybean Rust Plagues U.S. Crops

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A soybean fungus is showing up for the first time in the U.S., which leads the world in production of the crop. Soybean rust has been confirmed in at least nine states. NPR's Debbie Elliott reports.