Local Boy Does Good: George Billard is Connecting Rural Food Entrepreneurs to a Sustaining Customer Base.
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Though it’s common to rely on locally sourced maple, eggs and honey through the colder months, there are plenty of other lively components available.
Meanwhile, Citymeals-on-Wheels, the nonprofit that provides hot weekend meals to the homebound elderly, has teamed up with GrowNYC to deliver fresh fruit and vegetables.
In case you missed it in yesterday’s Daily News and on WYNC.com today, the members of Teamsters Union Local 202 are threatening a possible walkout at Hunts Point Terminal Market on January 17. According to the reports the 1,200 workers who work at the wholesale food market in the South Bronx are protesting a proposed 14 cent per hour wage increase after three years at the same pay rate.