MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — You cannot host a Super Bowl in Minnesota without paying tribute to one of the state’s most vital industries.

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Half a dozen football players learned that first-hand Thursday as they competed in the Farm Bowl –- and it did not take a Minneapolis Miracle to win this one.

Minnesota-based Land O’Lakes sponsored the Farm Bowl as a way to highlight farmers and inspire the next generation to consider a career in agriculture.