25 Jun '11, 1pm

When we say heirlooms, we don't mean those yellowing doilies that your Great Great Aunt made. We're talking tomatoes!

When we say heirlooms, we don't mean those yellowing doilies that your Great Great Aunt made. We're talking tomatoes!

Hold on to your harvests, home-grower enthusiasts, because an exciting event is cropping up this September! The National Heirloom Exposition in Santa Rosa, Calif., will host an array of natural food events, including the largest display of heirloom vegetables in history. Called “The World’s Pure Food Fair,” this exhibition is occurring on the calendar shortly before our own MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR . From Sept. 13 to 15, gardeners, farmers, school groups and the general public are invited to attend the “World’s Fair” of the heirloom industry. The National Heirloom Exposition will host events such as: The largest exhibition of heirloom fruits and vegetables in history! Come immerse your senses and experience thousands of varieties of produce. Gardeners, farmers, chefs and anyone interested in learning about heirloom and local varieties are encouraged to see this amazing displ...

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