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Farm journalist Stewart Doan dies

Stewart Doan, a longtime farm broadcaster and senior editor for Agri-Pulse died unexpectedly Thursday in Little Rock, where he lived. He was 52.

Doan was president of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting in 1998. NAFB named him its 2006 national farm broadcaster of the year when he was Delta regional farm director of the Yancey Ag Network/Clear Channel Communications in Little Rock.

He is survived by his wife Leslie and two daughters.