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Funds for Food Desert Initiative Move Forward

Three years after the legislature started hearing about food deserts, legislators are poised to address North Carolina’s obesity problem. By Rose Hoban Walk into Carolina Country Fresh on the edge of the Pitt County town of Bethel this week and you’ll be surrounded by fresh lettuce, onions and peas. And strawberries – for another week […]