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War & Peas: What do food deserts really mean?

War & Peas: What do food deserts really mean?

When Greg Vetter's company hosted a free pop-up farmers market in Chicago earlier this year, a little boy, probably 4 or 5 years old, came up to him and said, "This apple tastes like chips!" Confused, Vetter said, "Like chips?" As Vetter recalls, the boy responded, "Yeah, it's really crunchy like chips. Usually the apples we taste are completely mushy and don't taste good."

"And you're just like, oh my, oh my god, this kid is fiveyears old and he's never had a crisp apple before? Are you kidding me?" Vetter said.

Vetter told me this story as we were discussing Crop Circles, an initiative from Tessemae's All Natural,...

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