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Are Southern Vegetables Vanishing from our Dinner Table?

Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 6:34 pm

Recently my wife and I drove north to Geneva County, Alabama to get fresh vegetables as early spring rains had been unkind to some of the farmers in my ‘home’ of Jackson County, Florida. We drove my truck and filled it with fresh vine-ripe tomatoes, freshly cut okra, freshly picked and shelled pink-eye and black-eyed peas as well as white butterbeans. Continue reading