PARSIPPANY, N.J. — Kings Food Markets here wants to raise the bar on the definition of “local” produce with a new initiative that rushes local fruits, vegetables and herbs to stores within 24 hours of harvest. Summer squash and zucchini are among the 10 to 15 items currently available on a daily basis, according to officials — all of it picked from just over two dozen farms within a day’s drive of Kings 24 stores in the metro New York ...
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