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Sleeping Frog Farms is located in Cascabel, Arizona. The farm is managed by CJ Marks and Clay Smith. They are young farmers using permaculture design and biodynamic growing principles that produce seasonal heirloom fruits and vegetables for southern Arizona. This story first aired on Arizona Illustrated for Arizona Public Media (KUAT) and received an Emmy Award in the Environment Feature category, NATAS Rocky Mountain Region 2012.

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