Monday, June 10, 2013

Feeding Florida Matters Video

This Video on YouTube was Published on Oct 16, 2012 and depicts Farmers Feeding Florida on TV's America's Heartland. It illustrates a unique program that aims to feed the hungry not only in Florida but across the nation. The program, called Farmers Feed Florida, have joined forces with community groups getting food to those who need it.  Farmers in Florida works with regional food banks to harvest produce that might otherwise have gone to waste. 

Farmers Feeding Florida is a program of the Florida Association of Food Banks to recover and redistribute wholesome but unmarketable produce to hungry Floridians in all 67 counties. America's Heartland is a weekly PBS series produced by KVIE in Sacramento, CA. Thanks to all our partners that helped us to tell this story. Long & Scott Farms, Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida, Society of St. Andrew, Florida Fruit and Vegetable Association, Boy Scouts of America and the team from America's Heartland
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