Gallery: Local Farmers Push to Be Included at NYC’s Largest Produce Dis...

With so much interest in locally-sourced food lately, it’s surprising that NYC’s largest produce distributor still doesn’t carry fruits and veggies from area farms. A group of 45 farmers and environmentalists thought that disconnect odd too, and this week sent the Hunts Point Market in the Bronx a letter urging them to make room for regional mid-sized farms and give them the opportunity to sell their harvest in stores all over the five boroughs.

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