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Alabama A&M workshop on farming, healthier living

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The workshop was held at the university and was open to the public. The workshop was held at the university and was open to the public.
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

A workshop at Alabama A&M on Thursday discussed how local farming leads to a healthier lifestyle.

A&M's Department of Community and Regional Planning hosted the public event.

A professor in the department said growing your own fruits and vegetables also provides a great workout.

"It's also nutritious. how to prepare this food in a way that is pleasant and tasteful and how to exercise our body because we are adopting what we call a holistic approach to a healthy lifestyle," said Dr. Chukudi Izeogu, Professor of Regional Planning.

The workshop also encouraged buying produce at your local farmers market.

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