PRCHN’s Darcy Freedman discusses study on providing farmers market vouchers to families on food assistance programs

Farmers market vouchers may improve access to healthy food
ReutersDarcy Freedman, researcher at the Prevention Research Center for Healthy Neighborhoods, discussed a recent study showing the benefits of providing vouchers for farmers markets for families on food assistance programs. “I think this study is exciting because it shows that for those with very low levels of fruit and vegetable consumption, these incentives seemed very promising,” she said.