industrial agriculture drought vs fresh local food

California Drought warns us to support local farmers

EAT BETTER LIVE BETTER NEWSLETTER / August 2-3, 2017

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WHAT HAPPENS WHEN THE WATER RUNS OUT?
-by Duane Slyder, Head Veggie Fairy & founder of Seasonal Roots

A few years ago, I visited California’s Tulare County with the Northern Neck Growers Association and 21 of Virginia’s finest farmers. We toured fields full of almond trees, sweet potatoes, lettuce, radicchio, and more. Tulare County is the top agricultural producing county in the U.S., even though…

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