HOME GROWN: Local produce like these tomatoes from the greenhouses of Petals & Produce may supply local school lunchrooms thanks to a USDA grant awarded to Beaufort County Schools. The program also would give students opportunities to learn from farmers.

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Grant funds come to Beaufort County

Published 2:45am Wednesday, January 30, 2013

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