MIAMI – A ribbon cutting took place Thursday to mark the start of a pilot program to accept government food benefits at the Jackson Green Market, a farmers' market on the grounds of the Jackson Memorial Hospital here. With the pilot, the Jackson Green Market, becomes the only farmers' market in Florida authorized to accept the WIC Fresh Fruit and Vegetable vouchers. Shoppers can also use their SNAP EBT cards to purchase fresh produce at a discount of $5 off their total purchase. The Jackson ...

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