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The number of Virginia farms dropped last year according to USDA statistics just released. 

Virginia lost 100 farms from 2013 to 2014, putting the overall number at 45,900 and there is a trend towards larger commercial operations.

There is still about 8.2 million acres of farmland in the state and the average farm is 179 acres.

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Daisuke Yamamoto, concertmaster of the Richmond Symphony, stopped by our WCVE studios to chat about this weekend's performances at the Carpenter Theatre. Daisuke will be the soloist, performing the Violin Concerto by Jean Sibelius.

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