A Program Pioneered In Takoma Park Takes Hold In Recession-Ravaged Michigan

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A program that first sprouted at the Crossroads Farmers Market in Takoma Park in 2004 has firmly taken root in Michigan, where healthful-food advocates will launch a statewide effort this spring to double the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits used at farmers markets. The goal, say organizers, is to give low-income families access to locally […]