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What does a local chef say new about your garden, farmers’ market or grocery store fresh tomatoes?
Chef Staci Stengle of Yankton Hy-Vee Food Store prepares tomatoes like painters’ strokes on canvas. She knows tomatoes are still plentiful from this season’s harvest.