[ fahrm-tuh-tey-buh l ]
/ ˈfɑrm təˈteɪ bəl /
noting or relating to fresh, locally sourced food sold to local consumers or restaurants: farm-to-table meats and seasonal vegetables.
noting or relating to the stages involved in the growing, processing, and consumption of food: farm-to-table policies.
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