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Hungry?

Several years ago I heard an announcement on local radio that one of the former football players at the university who had gone on to the Pros was sponsoring a pick up of packaged food for the next day, Thanksgiving. … Continue reading

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Teach a Person to Garden….and They Can Eat

With all the discussion about making local food available to communities there usually comes a time when those markets are criticized for being exclusionary. ┬áPrimarily because local food tends to be produced by small farmers, and small farmers do not … Continue reading

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