Episode 109 - Texas Spinach   addthis
At first glance, this part of south Texas is a fairly unremarkable region. The towns have a few nice old buildings and downtown parks. But poke around Crystal City, and you’ll find what, or who, makes this place special. Here’s a hint: he’s got really big arms and a sailor’s hat!

 

 

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Even Popeye might be interested to know this:

Cooked spinach may be just a little better for you than the uncooked leaf you find in salads. Some nutritionists say that cooking makes beneficial antioxidants found in the leafy plant easier for the body to absorb.

Texas is a year 'round destination, especially southern Texas which enjoys moderate temperatures in winter. Plan your trip at www.traveltex.com

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Texas Farm Bureau
Texas Department of Agriculture

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