Powerball allows farmers to dream of what if…

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There is not a farm in North America that would refuse a major influx of cash if it was awarded to them. There’s cash to get you by, and then there is generational, life-altering cash.

This week, the United States Powerball jackpot reached $1.5 billion, and the winning ticket was printed in South Carolina. It is hard to get your mind wrapped around winning $1.5 billion, but I’m sure all of us could find some uses for it around the farm.

This week on twitter there were some farmers dreaming of what the jackpot would do for their operation in some very serious ways and, of course, some humour worked in as well. Here is a collection of the best tweets I saw on the Ag-Powerball dreaming.

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Shaun Haney

Shaun Haney is the founder of RealAgriculture.com. He creates content regularly and hosts RealAg Radio on Rural Radio 147 every weekday at 4:30 PM est. @shaunhaney

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