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EBT Access at Farmers’ Markets

Posted by on Apr 17, 2016 in Featured | 0 comments

EBT Access at Farmers’ Markets

To join this Action Group, sign up for the EBT at Farmers’ Markets email list. Recipients of public food support often find it difficult to access fresh, healthy produce options, especially if they live in a food desert, and even more so at farmers’ markets, where systems are not in place to comply with Federal regulations. HFPW believes this is a problem the Houston region should solve. We can optimize the benefits of public funds for these families while also supporting local farms. Across the country, local governments or nonprofit entities have simplified the process for recipients of...

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