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Asparagus showed up big time and then disappeared

Big yellow bins of asparagus held out until at least 10:30 a.m. at Gardner's Gourmet, but all the stalks were gone at the Zahradka Farm stall by 9:30 a.m. There should be a steady supply for weeks to come, farmers say. Also see: • Healthy Recipes: Penne with Asparagus and BaconBaltimore Sun photo/Richard Gorelick