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Sweet corn is in…

It is mid-June and sweet corn is in already I can’t wrap my mind around that. Where I grew up in PA, the corn was supposed to be “knee high  by the 4th of July”. And usually was ready to eat … Continue reading

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Bicolor corn is IN!!

Corn is in, incredibly early, so even with my end-of-June visits, we got some of Tebbs’ local, hand-picked-that-morning, corn. They bring it in to the stand, in large square containers, and the farm stand workers get the corn for you. … Continue reading

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Truck farms and Farmer’s Stands

The closest “Farmer’s Market” to me at the moment is a good 35 miles and 60 minutes away. But I have alternatives! The “Roadside Stand”: purveyors of local produce. This is what I grew up with, long before the local, sustainable Farmer’s … Continue reading

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