Senator Jack Reed to discuss agricultural grants with Farm Fresh Rhode Island

Senator Jack Reed

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) – A celebration will be held at the Farm Fresh Rhode Island Food Hub in commemoration of several federal grants for farmers and consumers.

Farm Fresh Rhode Island has recently received two grants, a $1.6 million dollar expansion to provide access to fresh local foods, and $548,397 to improve the community between farmers, fishermen, and consumers.

The celebration will be held on Monday, November 29, at 10:30 a.m., where U.S. Senator Jack Reed will join Farm Fresh Rhode Island Staff to discuss more U.S. Department of Agriculture Grants.

 

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