“Crop mobs” spread in local, organic food movement

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As interest in locally grown, organic food increases, a new way to get involved is sprouting up all over the country and it’s known as a crop mob. During these events, a group of volunteers converges on small and urban farms and lends a hand on specific projects. Lynda-Marie Taurasi recently joined a crop mob in Hillsborough, North Carolina – where the initiative started.