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Like/Dislike with Emem Oduok of Infused Spreads

Like/Dislike with Emem Oduok of Infused Spreads

On Sunday, the Baltimore Farmers' Market & Bazaar opens for its 36th season, with vendors selling fruits and vegetables, herbs, baked goods and crafts. Emem Oduok, 30, will be there, selling handmade chunky jam, creamy fruit-butter, infused spicy and herb vinegar, seasonal tomato ketchup and more.

Oduok, a jam-maker and owner of Infused Spreads, is originally from Nigeria but now lives in Curtis Bay. She started Infused Spreads in 2009 and credits her success to her self-motivation. Starting out was intimidating, but she is glad she is able to make a living doing what she loves, she said. The Baltimore Farmers' Market will be open every Sunday until Dec. 22, from 7 a.m. to noon,...