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Why should I eat locally grown food?

Eating locally grown food will help stretch your produce food dollar. While price is an important consideration among gardeners, the number one motivator and driving force for home gardening is taste. As most local gardeners already know, nothing tastes more delicious than a ripe, summer tomato plucked right out of your backyard garden. 

Tomatoes are one of the easiest to grow in your backyard. For information on how to successfully grow tomatoes, please visit the The National Gardening Association at: http://www.garden.org/

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