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A Year After Sandy Surprise Crop Pops Up In Long Island Yard

There has been something unusual growing in the wreckage of Superstorm Sandy, it’s something edible that nobody planted.

10/31/2013

Fruit flies swarm a piece of fruit (credit: CBS 2)

Fruit Flies Damaging Long Island Berry Crops, Could Cause Price Hike

Consumers in the New York area are now on alert after the Asian fruit fly that first caused millions of dollars in damage to the cherry harvest in the west has made its way east via wind currents.

09/10/2013