NJ Spotlight News

Thousands of South Jersey students to get farm-fresh meals

Clip: 08/10/2022 | 3m 37s | Video has closed captioning.

New Jersey may be known as the Garden State but in low- and middle-income towns, getting nutritious food from farm to table is harder than you think, especially for schools. One South Jersey school district is partnering with the Common Market, a nonprofit food distributor that connects farmers with communities, to bring Jersey-fresh fruits, vegetables and meats directly to the lunch table.

Aired: 08/10/22

Rating: NR

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