Bonton Farms in Dallas meant to help provide fresh produce
December 15, 2017
DALLAS (AP) — Bonton farmers have big plans for a patch of dirt at the end of Bexar Street in southern Dallas, the one that just a few weeks ago was simply a hole in the ground.
Bonton Farm leaders and supporters this month broke ground there for a marketplace where farmers will sell fresh vegetables straight from the dirt — food harvested from the neighboring acre-plus farm and its nearby 40-acre extension.
The Dallas Morning News reports that for Daron Babcock, executive director of Bonton Farms, this moment has been a long time coming.
"Look at this," Babcock said in November as he p...