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Angelic Organics founder John Peterson is the poster boy for yesterday’s NYT piece on books by farmers. Because they are hott, you know.

Seriously, though, I gave Peterson’s cookbook to a friend a while back and it looked pretty good, but I haven’t tried it myself. Anyone?