More Peaches Please: Farmers confront crop shortage

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Cover Design Credit:

Scott Southwick

Cover Photography Credit:

Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project
Peaches are one of the South’s most iconic fruits. But due to a warmer winter, followed by a series of April freezes, locally grown peaches are harder to come by. For area farmers, makers and bakers, this year’s low supply is creating a number of issues for their bottom lines.



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