According to the U.S. Dept of Agriculture ERS report released May 2014, sales of 'locally produced food' reached $6.1 billion, thats up from $4.8 billion in 2008. And, locally grown foods generate billions in sales in fruit and veggies alone. With the increased passion to grow local, backyard veggie gardens will have enthusiasts in search for garden supplies. Remember the 3 P's: fresh produce,seedling plants & garden products while shopping in spring!Remember gardening only takes a sunny windowsill.
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