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Home grown produce is just around the corner | Arts & Entertainment

Fall in the Inland Northwest is a beautiful time of year, and provides Spokane with an abundance of seasonal fruits and vegetables. For students who want to support the local community or incorporate more fresh produce into their lifestyle, getting involved is as easy as taking a closer look at the region’s agricultural community. The …

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Dufferin Farm Tour returning to the region after two-year pause | Spare News

Have you ever wondered how the local farms in Dufferin County operated on a day-to-day basis? After a two-year hiatus, organizers have announced the annual Dufferin Farm Tour is returning to an in-person tour at a number of different local farms. The tour, which is self-guided, will run on Oct. 1 from 9 am to …

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In Florida’s Lake County, farmland vanishes as houses, industry move in | business

MOUNT DORA, Florida — Raquel Martin first-hand knows the development pressures farmers face in Lake County. As vice president of Liner Source, an ornamental nursery with about 200 acres, she says some of the offers she’s received for her land have been “insane.” “It’s $100,000 an acre easy,” Martin, 36, said. “Big developers, big bucks.” …

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Welcome 2022: A look at farmers markets and farm retail in Cumberland County | The Sentinel: News

Sentinel Staff Cumberland County has plenty to see and eat at various farmers markets and farm retail operations that offer everything from fresh produce to dairy to up-close visits with animals. Here is a look at some of the agricultural activities and operations across the county: Ashcombe Farm & Greenhouses: 906 W. Grantham Road, Mechanicsburg. …

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Texas summer weather proof extreme events will become more common | CNHIA

AUSTIN — In less than 24 hours, Dallas and Austin broke 70-year-old records for greatest rainfall over the course of a single hour earlier this week, according to National Weather Service data. Victor Murphy, climate services program manager for the NWSSouthern Region Headquarters, said Texans can expect to see similar occurrences of extreme weather in …

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In Florida’s Lake County, farmland vanishes as houses, industry move in | nation

MOUNT DORA, Florida — Raquel Martin first-hand knows the development pressures farmers face in Lake County. As vice president of Liner Source, an ornamental nursery with about 200 acres, she says some of the offers she’s received for her land have been “insane.” “It’s $100,000 an acre easy,” Martin, 36, said. “Big developers, big bucks.” …

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Texas summer weather proof extreme events will become more common | news

Ali Linan CNHI News AUSTIN — In less than 24 hours, Dallas and Austin broke 70-year-old records for greatest rainfall over the course of a single hour earlier this week, according to National Weather Service data. Victor Murphy, climate services program manager for the NWSSouthern Region Headquarters, said Texans can expect to see similar occurrences …

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Touring Missoula’s farms: Bike to Barns adds new stops | Local News

Carrie and Marcus Schaffer have taken a learn-as-they-go approach to raising animals on their hobby farm on Big Flat Road about seven miles west of Missoula. They’ve gradually taken on caring for horses, pot-bellied pigs, a small herd of Nigerian dwarf goats, a loud African gray goose, a couple alpacas, a miniature cow and six …

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NWS says extreme Texas weather will become more common | Local News

AUSTIN — In less than 24 hours, Dallas and Austin broke 70-year-old records for greatest rainfall over the course of a single hour earlier this week, according to National Weather Service data. Victor Murphy, climate services program manager for the NWS Southern Region Headquarters, said Texans can expect to see similar occurrences of extreme weather …

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