The History of Fruits and Veggies

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Date: 05 February 2011
Time: 1-3pm
Cost: $10 Garden members, $15 non-members
Location: Oakhurst Garden 435 Oakview Road, Decatur, GA 30030


Where did all these fruits and veggies come from? Did you know Tomatoes are not from anywhere near Italy or that Corn is a man made plant? This fascinating class will teach you how wonderful foods migrated from culture to culture. Robert Hamilton, “the Atlanta Fruit Man”, will guide you around fruit and veggie world. The history of these wonderful foods will impress and make you appreciate the hard work of our ancestors.

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