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LocalProduceJune17

From Local Farms to Your Table

June is a good time for local produce, and we have a cornucopia of this year’s yield in store.

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Fresh, Local, Organic Produce

Step into the entrance near our floral and garden center, and it’s like walking through a farmers market no matter the day of the week. This week we have Washington Parish watermelons from Zander Thomas Farms in Franklinton, La.

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Clean (and lean) 15

It may be wise to choose organic when shopping for produce to cut down on exposure to pesticides, but sometimes the search and added expense are unnecessary. Using data from the United States Department of Agriculture on the amount of pesticide residue found after nonorganic fruits and vegetables had been washed, a group scientists, researchers […]

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