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Lakes Area Food: Growing more than food out at The Farm

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What a twist of events The Farm on St. Mathias has become.

Bob and Arlene Jones of Nisswa weren’t looking to get into the farm business. But when 80 acres of land south of Brainerd landed in their laps seven years ago they transformed a dilapidated barn and an older tin shed into a piece of property where they could grow, educate and get serious about “seriously local food.”


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Jeremy Millsop
My career at the Brainerd Dispatch began May 11, 1999 after graduating from North Dakota State University. My areas of emphasis includes local high school sports, Central Lakes College, the lakes area golf mecca and once a year I dabble in the NHRA when the Lucas Oil Nationals come to Brainerd International Raceway.
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