One of my greatest passions is connecting consumers with producers, and teaching people about the benefits of eating healthy whole foods. For bootcamp this year, I was asked to give a presentation on Local Foods. I was able to pull in some research that I had done in my Rural Economic Development course this past semester, investigating the use of SNAP benefits at farmers’ markets across the state of West Virginia.
What follows is the powerpoint that I compiled to use as a tool for my presentation:
I hope you enjoy!