CALFRESH CAN BE USED AT FARMERS MARKETS, BUT MANY RECIPIENTS UNAWARE
To improve access to fresh produce, more farmers markets need ability to process benefit cards
Over the past year, farmers markets in Marin and Sonoma counties have seen an increase in the number of shoppers using CalFresh (known nationally as SNAP or the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) . . .
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CALIFORNIANS WILL PAY MORE FOR PORK UNDER PROP. 12
The Prop. 12 pork panic is overblown, say UC agricultural economists, but so are the new law's benefits to hogs
California's Proposition 12 will soon require farms to add space for certain farm animals, including breeding pigs, or mother sows. As the January 2022 date for full implementation of . . .
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AFTER 22 YEARS OF SERVING RIVERSIDE COUNTY RESIDENTS, UCCE NUTRITION ADVISOR GANTHAVORN RETIRES
After serving Californians for over 22 years as a UC Cooperative Extension nutrition, family and consumer sciences advisor for Riverside County, Chutima Ganthavorn retired from UC Agriculture and Natural Resources July 1. Ganthavorn credits her success in improving nutrition education for Inland . . .
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