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Low Cost Fresh Fruits and Vegetables

One of the biggest complaints we hear from people who are trying to eat healthier is that it costs too much to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables every week. So, we've collected a list of places where Utah families can find lower-cost fresh fruits and vegetables. Please contact the organizations listed below for more details.

Community Food Co-op of Utah
The Utah Community Food Co-op provides quality, healthy food at a substantial savings through cooperative purchasing.
1469 South 700 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84104
phone (801) 746-7878
toll free 1-866-959-COOP (2667)
fax (801) 975-0336
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Utah Food Bank Services
Utah Food Bank Services staff, volunteers and agencies work together to gather and distribute emergency food to individuals and families experiencing the pain of hunger in Utah.
1025 South 700 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84104
Phone: (801) 978-2452
Fax: (801) 978-9565
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Utah's Farmer's Markets
The Farmer's markets provide fresh-from-the-farm produce at costs that are often lower than your local grocery stores. Food stamps may be used to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables at most farmer's markets.
Utah Department of Agriculture and Food
PO Box 146500
350 North Redwood Road
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-6500
(801) 538-7106
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Community Supported Agriculture
Members of the local community pay a fee at the beginning of the growing season to help meet a farm's operating expenses for the upcoming season. In return, these members or "shareholders" receive a portion of the farm's produce each week throughout the growing season.
Utah Department of Agriculture and Food
PO Box 146500
350 North Redwood Road
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-6500
(801) 538-7106
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Women, Infants and Children Nutrition Program
WIC is a nutrition program that helps pregnant women, new mothers, and young children eat well, learn about nutrition, and stay healthy. Nutrition education and counseling, nutritious foods, and help accessing health care are provided to low-income women, infants, and children through the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program, popularly known as WIC.
Utah Department of Health
1-877-WIC-KIDS
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