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Non-Profit Profile: Just Harvest

“Ken Regal, executive director of Just Harvest, has been working at the nonprofit since it began in 1986. In that time, Just Harvest has continuously grown its programs to address the causes of hunger in new ways. It operates with the long-term goal of eradicating hunger through changes to public policy and the food system….”

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Fresh Divide: After years without a grocery store, a new kind of market comes to Clairton

“This is the last of four stories examining food deserts in the Pittsburgh region. Clairton has been one of Green Grocer’s stops since the beginning. The city of nearly 7,000 people that’s south of Pittsburgh along the Monongahela remains one of the most popular stops for the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank’s mobile farmers market, which started […]

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Farmers markets thrive as seasons change

“With several days of September now behind us, the official beginning of fall is fast approaching. Although we’ve had quite a bit of disparity between the recent muggy summer forecasts and the much-anticipated arrival of autumn weather, the varying temperatures still haven’t discouraged members of our community from visiting the city’s numerous farmers markets….”

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