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Sunday, July 14, 2013
Farmers' Markets for SNAP Recipients
Wireless card machines funded by USDA are helping those receiving aid from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) gain access to the fresh produce available at farmers' markets. A current article in USA Today discusses the benefits and difficulties involved in the implementation of this program.