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The Northwest Arkansas Land Trust was recently awarded a major grant from the Walton Family Foundation to help farmers seeking land and resources to grow fruits and vegetables for local wholesale markets to meet growing demand.

This segment deals with the intersection of agriculture and real estate. Farmer and real estate agent Vernon Schmiegelow says as more and more people live in northwest Arkansas, agricultural land is beginning to be hard to find.