Despite Bumpy Rollout, Food Box Program Supports Farmers and Hungry Americans

From the National Farmers Union, July 7, 2020.

Like most rural back roads, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Farmers to Families Food Box Program has had a few bumps along the way. But it’s also done what those dirt roads do: connect farmers to their communities and bring fresh, safe, and nutritious produce to friends and family in need. Over the past few years, National Farmers Union (NFU) has been working with two groups in Georgia who are now getting these boxes into hands and trunks across the Southeast.

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