Blackberries, everywhere

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Blackberry season in south Louisiana is just past its peak, but loads of berries are still out there for the picking.  From the countryside to the urban fringe, nearly every brushy thicket, ditchbank, scrubby roadside, or unmowed field is home to a patch of blackberry brambles.  Last winter’s prolonged cold stimulated the berry vines to …

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