Follow Since 2008, when President Obama took office, the United States Department of Agriculture has made increasing low-income use of farmers markets and farm stands a priority. They’ve primarily done that through SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program), better (and no longer really accurately) known as food stamps. click here to […]

Food Stamp Spending At Farmers Markets Is Up 600% Since ...

Follow In the Pacific Northwest we take special pride in local foods. Our farmers’ markets are robust with music, tasty treats, colorful produce, and fresh foods. This past Sunday Sound Dietitians enjoyed a day at the Everett Farmers’ Market at the Port of Everett. Despite the clouds that blanketed the […]

Fresh Ideas at the Everett Farmers’ Market

Follow The Mukilteo School District, in partnership with WSU Extension Food $ense and the Everett Farmers Market to host a Family Farmers Market Night at Challenger Elementary School on September 17, from 4:30-6:30pm. The goal is to increase access to healthy foods among students and families who qualify for SNAP […]

Mukilteo School District Hosts Family Farmers Market – Sept 17th