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Urban Farmers Trade Goods and Stories at ‘Crop Swaps’

Urban Farmers Trade Goods and Stories at ‘Crop Swaps’
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    Post #1 - November 28th, 2014, 12:55 pm
    Post #1 - November 28th, 2014, 12:55 pm Post #1 - November 28th, 2014, 12:55 pm
    The Bay Area is a culinary never-never land, a place where aspiring apiarists hire beekeeping coaches, and even 7-year-olds can discuss the virtues of Himalayan salt.

    That is why, on a recent Sunday, a motley group of gardeners bearing windfall harvests of habanero chiles, persimmons and prickly pear cactus fruit gathered for a “crop swap,” an urban agricultural ritual in which city farmers get together to share their surplus bounty.

    http://www.nytimes.com/2014/11/28/us/ur ... -ipad&_r=0
    "Sandwiches are wonderful. You don't need a spoon or a plate!"
    Paul Lynde

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