Farmers Market Nutrition Program

FARMER'S MARKET NUTRITION PROGRAM
2:42 pm
Fri June 21, 2013

Program Provides Nutritious Food While Supporting Farmers

One of many healthy options at the CNY Regional Market
Credit cnyrma.com

Farmers and low-income families in Central New York continue to benefit from a program aimed at encouraging people to buy fresh, local produce.  New York State recently received its largest-in-the-nation allocation of 3.4 million dollars for the Farmer's Market Nutrition Program.  In this two part series, we examine the nutritional and economic impacts of the program. 


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