Fire Destroys Barn At Pete's Greens

01/13/11 6:06AM

The barn of one of Vermont's largest providers of vegetables has burned down.

The fire at Pete's Greens in Craftsbury was discovered just after 4:00 a.m. Wednesday.

The farm's main barn was destroyed, including all of its storage crops and vegetable washing & processing equipment.

Police don't know the cause of the fire but they say it's not suspicious. The barn, valued at over $500,000, is considered a total loss.

Pete's Greens is a year-round operation that supplies organic vegetables to Vermonters.


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