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Apple Blossom Festival in Season

Apple Blossom Festival in Season

April 16, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

By Alana Kiker and Stacie Wirmel With a West Texas farming culture that is mostly surrounded by cotton, one family decided to break the mold and invest in something different. Susan and Cal Brints decided to buy land and plant apple trees, at the location that is now known as the Apple Country High Plains […]

Organic foods healthier?

Organic foods healthier?

March 27, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

When Carol Nebb was growing up in Lubbock she picked vegetables on her friends’ farms regularly. She remembers well the first time she was told she could not pick more produce for two weeks because the fields were being sprayed with pesticides. Nebb said the idea did not sit right in her mind, and that […]