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Start real farming at Greenbank | Letters

Editor,

The all-volunteer Greenbank Farm transition committee, the group tasked with investigating the current management at Greenbank Farm, presented its findings Wednesday at a Port of Coupeville meeting.

At the meeting I learned that among other outlays, the Greenbank Farm Management Group has relieved Whidbey Island residents of a half million dollars to manage the agricultural fields there.

Farming is a viable profession: blowing through money at that pace isn’t.

It’s time to return Greenbank to real farming.

Damon Gibson
Five Acre Farm
Coupeville

 

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