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Farmers Markets

Purchasing Locally Grown Food Helps to Promote Health

By On July 28, 2015

National Farmers Market Week has been celebrated annually for the past 16 years as a way to celebrate and recognize the services provided by farmers markets.… Read More

Food Insecurity
Farm Bill

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