Michigan farmers cheer Whitmer’s Double Up Food Bucks boost

Stockbridge farmer Helen Chandler is a big fan of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s plan to beef up a program helping people in need buy fresh fruits and vegetables. Whitmer has proposed in her fiscal year 2020 budget $4 million for the Double Up Food Bucks program for those receiving Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits. “We … Continue reading Michigan farmers cheer Whitmer’s Double Up Food Bucks boost