The People's Garden seeks to reboot fresh food habits - WDRB 41 Louisville News

The People's Garden seeks to reboot fresh food habits

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- As farmer's markets spring to life a new organization is hoping more fresh food will do the same.

Louisville Grows is seeking to reboot the fresh food market in West Louisville. The organization will offer a monthly farmer's market as well as a resource program. Organizers says offering the resources to grow your own food is about empowering residents.

"It's just the opportunity for us to fellowship with one another to really take ownership of our community and of our lifestyle and get a healthier life going," says board member Kristen Williams.

The resource programs will be held every third Saturday through November. The People's Garden is located at 460 Northwestern Parkway.

Plants, seeds and produce can be purchased using SNAP benefits.

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