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The Growing Business Of Growing Food In Nevada

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The Andelin Family Farm in Spanish Springs, Nevada grows pumpkins and corn.

We were surprised to learn recently that the number of farms in Nevada has increased over the last few years.

Yet, Nevada imports most of the food that feeds its residents.

Reporter Megan Messerly wrote about Nevada’s food supply in the Las Vegas Sun. 

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Megan Messerly, reporter, the Las Vegas Sun

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