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EVERYDAY PEOPLE: A serendipitous family farm


It’s been a dream turned reality for Christine Desmond and her family’s farm. What started out as a venture in trying something different has turned into a full-fledged lifestyle.

“We made the decision in December of 2010 to start raising as much of our own food as possible,” said Desmond. “So we made the move to the farm in January (2011) and began the process.”

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Jessi Pierce
Born: 9/28/1987 (age 24) High School: Mahtomedi High School (home of the Zephyrs) in Mahtomedi, Minn. College: Journalism and Mass Communications degree from Iowa State University (Class 2010) Passions: Sharing the story. I love getting to know people, and in particular this town as it is so new to me, and being able to share something about them with the public. That and sports, especially hockey and lacrosse. Follow me on Twitter @jessi_pierce (views on Twitter do not represent that of the Brainerd Dispatch)
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