Fire destroys Seeds and Spores barn

MARQUETTE – A fire tore through the main barn at Seeds and Spores Family Farm in Chocolay Township this morning, destroying the building.

The Chocolay Township Fire Department responded to the fire at approximately 4:39 a.m.

Owner Jeff Hatfield said the barn was used for the farm’s main operations.

“Thankfully, no lives were lost,” Hatfield said.

For the full story see Tuesday’s edition of The Mining Journal.

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