MCEWEN, TN (WSMV) — Clean Genes is a small, one-acre farm in McEwen, Tennessee. It's where Jason and Sara Kleihans grow produce.

Thanks to a lot of help from their friends, they can continue to do that, even after a tornado partially destroyed their operation.

After the tornado, Jason was initially ready to give up and return to his job in the oil industry. But then, a friend started a GoFundMe for the family. It quickly raised over $11,000.

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Nancy Amons is an award-winning member of the News4 Investigates team. She has been breaking stories in Middle Tennessee for more than 20 years.

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