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Mobile farmer’s market partnering with Springfield YMCA

P.M. ASHLEY: THE SPRINGFIELD YMCA HOSTED THE “GO FRESH MOBILE FARMERS MARKET” TODAY. 22NEWS REPORTER SY BECKER CAUGHT UP WITH THE MOBILE MARKET AT THE Y. SY BECKER: THE MOBILE MARKET HAS BEEN ON THE ROAD FOR TWO YEARS, TAKING LOCALLY GROWN PRODUCE TO HOUSING FOR THE ELDERLY AND LOW INCOME FAMILIES. MARKET MANAGER TAMMY RYAN TOLD 22NEWS, THEIR VISITS ARE WELL RECIEVED.. TAMMY: THE RESPONSE HAS BEEN FANTASIC EVERYBODY LOVES THE PRODUCE, IT’S JUST PRICES AND WITH THE RECENT UNVEILING OF THE HIP PROGRAM, THERE’S A LOT OF WONDERFUL RESPONSE AS WELL, PEOPLE ARE ESSENTIALLY GETTING FREE PRODUCE.. SY BECKER: DURING THE MOB ILE MARKET’S BRIEF STAY IN THE YMCA PARKING LOT, THE FRESH PRODUCE ATTRACTED CUSTOMERS. EVEN YMCA PRESIDENT SCOTT BERG, WHO TOLD 22NEWS WHAT THE MARKET’S AFFLILIATION WITH THE “Y” WILL MEAN TO THE MOBILE MARKET’S STABILITY.. SCOTT: SCOTT: WHAT WE’RE DOING WE’RE MAKING SURE THEY HAVE WITH THE FOUNDERS, MAKING SURE THE PRODUCE FARMERS ARE GETTING PAID…HIRE THE STAFF AND MAKE SURE ALL THE BEHIND THE SERVICES ARE HAPPY SY BECKER: RIGHT NOW THE “SPRINGFIELD MOBILE MARKET” SELLS ITS PRODUCE AT MORE THAN A DOZEN SPRINGFIELD LOCATIONS EVERY WEEK.

THEIR SEASON ENDS IN OCTOBER, WITH THE LONE EXCEPTION OF ITS VISITS TO SPRINGFIELD TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE. THOSE CONTINUE UNTIL DECEMBER. IN SPRINGFIELD SY BECKER .




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