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Find Locally Grown Food in Western North Carolina FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Charlie Jackson, Local Food Campaign Director, Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project Phone: work 828-293-3262; mobile 828-342-4396 E-mail: info@BuyAppalachian.org The movement to support local farms by purchasing locally grown food is sweeping the country. With the release of the 2003 Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project’s (ASAP) Local Food Guide, finding locally grown food in western North Carolina has never been easier. “This is one of the most comprehensive guides in the country” according to Charlie Jackson, Local Food Campaign Director for ASAP, “our farmers and businesses are leaders in the local…