Richie Farmer, right, then state agriculture commissioner, listened at the department's new fuel and pesticides lab in July 2009 as Bill Day explained to lawmakers how the lab measured octane levels. Farmer created and touted the lab as a good investment.
Richie Farmer, right, then state agriculture commissioner, listened at the department's new fuel and pesticides lab in July 2009 as Bill Day explained to lawmakers how the lab measured octane levels. Farmer created and touted the lab as a good investment.
Richie Farmer, right, then state agriculture commissioner, listened at the department's new fuel and pesticides lab in July 2009 as Bill Day explained to lawmakers how the lab measured octane levels. Farmer created and touted the lab as a good investment.

Task force hopes $3.1M state lab, built under Richie Farmer, can be saved

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