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The Farmer's Wife (Pt. 3) (#1703)

In the third and final part of David Sutherland's "The Farmer's Wife," viewers follow the Buschkoetter's as they rectify their financial problems and attempt to solve family problems. Darrel prepares to take over his father's farm, while Juanita deals with her mother's visit and her own family's negativity towards Darrel and his farming dream. Through counseling and family communication the Buschkoetters are able to hold their family together during very testing financial and spiritual times. The program closes on an upbeat as Juanita attains one goal, her associates degree. [146 minutes] Closed Captioning

This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.

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