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Alaska village will grow veggies under glass, thanks to Jenny Jones

An Alaskan village got a grant from celebrity talk show host Jenny Jones to build a greenhouse for growing veggies.

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Talk-show host Jenny Jones gave a $10,000 grant to a school in an Alaskan village so that children can have a greenhouse to grow vegetables. Vegetables are expensive in the isolated village, where all food is brought in by airplane or ship.


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