After 40 years in the produce business, Andrea Shapiro Chavez is retiring from her position as creator and manager of the Talley Farms Box Program.
Professional athlete Davante Adams announced his support this week for Project FoodBox, an organization which sources, packages, and distributes boxes of fresh produce directly from farmers to communities in need.
The USDA released the contract recipients for another round of Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) produce box program August 16.
Items will vary weekly depending on farm harvests and what is in season. Customers can view local produce seasonality in a calendar on GiantFood.com. Over 20 farms are participating.
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