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2023 local peach crop to be severely reduced for this reason
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Jaemor Farms owner Drew Echols visits one of his peach orchards Wednesday, May 31, 2023, where he says the orchards will only produce about 1/3 as many peaches this year. The loss of crop will cost his business about $1.5 million. - photo by Scott Rogers
The peaches you buy at your local farmers market this year might not be so local.