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Table set in Watson for legal fight; city wants producer to dismantle growing area, citing a violation of city ordinances


WATSON -- The red-globed tomatoes that Aziz Ansari raises are ripe for the picking, and his cucumbers ready for the slicing.

The table in Watson is set for a legal fight.

The city of Watson is going forward with a lawsuit that would require Ansari to dismantle the four hoop structures in which he raises his roadside produce along Minnesota Highway 7 in this community of slightly more than 200 people.

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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
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