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7:12 pm on Monday April 23, 2012

Signs of Spring: The Terracotta Jungle

By Gordon Mercer and Marcia Gaines Mercer Sign in window of plant nursery:  “It’s spring, I’m so excited I wet my plants!” “It’s time,” Marcia said, peering out the kitchen window excitedly, “for the wild azalea walk.”     The half circle path...
6:00 am on Monday May 9, 2011

Peca-what? Southern pecan prices jump thanks to Chinese apetite

Flickr user Susan Sharpless Smith Aw, nuts: Now twice as costly. Ah, the pecan, few things evoke Southern lore more than the soft nut and its namesake pie and sugary praline counterpart. And thanks to fluke in pecan v walnut prices a few years...
11:40 am on Sunday May 8, 2011

Peca-what? Southern pecan prices jump thanks to Chinese appetite

Flickr user Susan Sharpless Smith Aw, nuts: Now twice as costly. Ah, the pecan: Few things evoke Southern lore more than the soft nut and its namesake pie and sugary praline counterpart. And thanks to a fluke in pecan v. walnut prices a few years...
9:38 am on Sunday May 8, 2011

Peca-what? Southern pecan prices jump thanks to Chinese appetite

Image by Flickr user Susan Sharpless Smith Aw, nuts: Now twice as costly.Ah, the pecan: Few things evoke Southern lore more than the soft nut and its namesake pie and sugary praline counterpart. And thanks to a fluke in pecan v. walnut prices a...
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