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Farm fresh fraud: Not all produce sold at markets is fresh or local

Many shop at local farmers markets hoping to find fresh, tasty product. But some vendors don't grow their own produce instead buying it at auction. So how can you tell the fakes from the real deal?

Wednesday - 08/28/2013, 07:15pm EDT

Tags: farmers market,

Invasive kudzu bug causes problems in Va., Md.

A new crop-destroying bug has turned up in five Maryland counties and has infested soybeans in 21 Virginia counties.

Thursday - 07/25/2013, 06:13am EDT

Tags: kudzu bug, University of Maryland, Colleen Kelleher