I applaud Governor Cuomo on his decision to grow the FreshConnect
program, an initiative that will expand access to fresh and nutritious fruit
and vegetables in
Last April I called attention to how bureaucratic red tape was obstructing the work of community-based farmers markets that grow and sell fresh foods in neighborhoods considered to be ‘food deserts.’ I’m thrilled that Governor Cuomo has taken action to address these issues and put government in the business of bringing fresh foods into communities of need.
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