Re: Photo: ACL 17859
Eric's post points out that produce that would have been loaded into freight in the steam era may at times have little resemblance to what you might see in the market today. Agriculture and the genetics of the food raised have changed radically. New varieties of crops are continually created by cross breeding and selection to meet threats such as disease, and market pressures, such as no bruises or blemishes.
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Subject: Re: [RealSTMFC] Photo: ACL 17859
Those could be of the Moon and Stars variety, or Sugar Baby. There have been many varietals. Here are some.
On Dec 22, 2019, at 7:59 AM, Douglas Harding <doug.harding@...> wrote: