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HOLLYWOOD, FL — From Led Zeppelin to lizards, it wasn't your typical golf tournament. That was made even more apparent by the golf ball cannon available to duffers on one hole.

Regardless, about 280 turned out March 3 for the annual Tom Page Golf Classic, which officially launches Southern Exposure. The Jacaranda Golf Club in Plantation, FL, may never be the same....

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Mary Blackmon, founder of Farm Star Living, zooms into Southern Exposure 2016 with “FILL MY CART!” to show shoppers the must-have produce that should be in their grocery carts. In part three of the series Blackmon meets with Foxy, Seald Sweet, Southern Specialties and California Sun Dry to talk about some of the products they featured at the Southeast Produce Council's trade show.

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Mary Blackmon, founder of Farm Star Living, caught up with Marc Dudley of Produce Connection while on the trade show floor at the Southeast Produce Council’s Southern Exposure 2016. Dudley said new packaging and exotic produce were two of the things that caught his eye, and while it was his first time at the show Dudley said it wouldn't be his last.

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HOLLYWOOD, FL — A record crowd packed the Diplomat Hotel and Resort here March 3-5 for the Southeast Produce Council Southern Exposure 2016 conference and trade show. The theme was "Produce in Paradise" and that was right on target, as our Maggie Giuffrida found out.

From ready-to-cook sweet potatoes to labor-saving strawberry hullers to news on the upcoming Vidalia onion crop, Maggie G discovered it all.

Still to come in the series: the Tom Page Golf Classic and a look at the social side of Southern Exposure.

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Farm Star Living zooms into Southern Exposure 2016 with “FILL MY CART!” In order to show shoppers the must-have produce that should be in their grocery carts, Mary Blackmon, founder, asks top growers across the trade show floor to “Fill My Cart!” In part two of this series Blackmon visits with Procacci Bros., Frieda’s, Peri & Sons Farms and Fowler Farms.