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Birkey's celebrating 60 years of business

Published: Friday, March 7, 2014 8:58 a.m. CDT
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(Alex T. Paschal/apaschal@saukvalley.com)
Prophetstown, Lyndon, Tampico FFA member Maggie Kelly sits near a restored Farmall tractor being raffled off Thursday by Birkey’s in Prophetstown. The tractor company, which also has stores in Polo, Galesburg and other cities, is celebrating its 60th anniversary.
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(Alex T. Paschal/apaschal@saukvalley.com)
The company is also working to raise money and food donations for local food banks.

Prophetstown, Lyndon, Tampico FFA member Maggie Kelly sits near a restored Farmall tractor being raffled off Thursday by Birkey’s in Prophetstown. The tractor company, which also has stores in Polo, Galesburg and other cities, is celebrating its 60th anniversary.

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