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City approves farm, microbrewery and market ‘experiment’

City approves farm, microbrewery and market ‘experiment’

CARLSBAD — When the city of Carlsbad was established in the late 1800s, agriculture served as its principle industry. The area was known for its flowers and avocados for decades.

Farm, microbrewery, winery and market all to sprout with Carlsbad grant

Farm, microbrewery, winery and market all to sprout with Carlsbad grant

CARLSBAD — A new public farm accompanied by a corresponding winery, microbrewery, market and more will be built in Carlsbad thanks to a city grant that will help cover the start up costs of the agricultural endeavor.