Fresno Unified is teaming up with small farmers in the Central Valley to provide local fruits and vegetables to kids. Valley Public Radio’s Diana Aguilera has more.
Students at the Vang Pao Elementary school in southeast Fresno were greeted by a food stand on campus Thursday.
Children and parents lined up looking at all the fruits and vegetables including cherries, zucchini, and oranges.
Genoveva Islas, with Cultiva La Salud which means Cultivate your Health, says this is an effort to bring healthy local food to a struggling community.