Tag Archive: fruits

Jun 26 2013

Figs: A Texas heritage

Lately, I have received a few calls about fig trees and caring for them so I thought I would pass along a little information on the topic that I was able to gain along the way. Figs are one of the oldest cultivated fruit crops. Indications are they were first cultivated about 11,000 years ago. …

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Apr 28 2011

Eat, live well: Historic Longview Farmers Market 2011 Season open through November.

The Historic Longview Farmers Market, located on Cotton at High Street, is open every Saturday, 8-12 noon.  At the market there are locally grown strawberries, onions, greens, cabbage, tomatoes, fresh herbs, beets, radishes, broccoli, and other fruits and vegetables, plus cut flowers. New this year are artisan breads, goat cheese, free range eggs, plus locally …

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