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Farmers Markets

Catch the Wave of Wholesome Foods with Wholesome Waves “Prescription” Program

By On August 3, 2016

Wholesome Wave’s mission is to inspire “under-served consumers to make healthier food choices by increasing affordable access to fresh, local, and regional food.”… Read More

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Farmers Markets

Teach a Man to Garden and You Feed Him for a Lifetime

By On June 29, 2016

Making healthy food choices is challenging for many reasons. According to a Consumer Reports study from 2015, organic foods are 47 percent more expensive than non-organic options.… Read More

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Just What the Doctor Ordered: Mobile Farmer’s Market Provides Access to Fresh Produce

By On May 31, 2016

The St. Louis MetroMarket is a non-profit farmer’s market operating with the goal of addressing the issue of food deserts in St. Louis.… Read More

Food Insecurity
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Let’s Talk about Hunger, not Politics

By On February 17, 2014

Congress passed the Agriculture Act of 2014, a bill more commonly known as the Farm Bill. The bill’s passage is a key component to protecting the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). … Read More