Senior farmers market to address nutrition gap for elderly

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 24, 2021 4:00 AM CT | Published: June 24, 2021 4:00 AM CT

Seniors in the Commodities Supplemental Food Program program receive $40, or eight $5 vouchers, which can be exchanged for fresh produce from approved vendors at farmers markets and community-supported agriculture programs this summer through September.


Shelby County Health Department Farmers Market Raleigh Neighborhoods
Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf covers Bartlett and North Memphis neighborhoods for The Daily Memphian. He also analyzes COVID-19 data each week. Omer is a former Jackson Sun reporter and University of Memphis graduate.


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