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Holiday cornucopia: NY produce market supplies the goods

Nov. 23, 2022 09:07 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — It was the wee hours of the morning, and the docks at New York's largest produce market were bustling in the cold. Thanksgiving was inching closer, and sacks of onions, potatoes and carrots were flying off the shelves. Amidst the whir, buyers and sellers were...

US uses farmers markets to foster ties at bases in Japan

Oct. 30, 2022 07:42 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — As the United States and Japan further strengthen their military alliance, they've turned to farmers markets to foster friendlier ties between American military bases and their Japanese neighbors. On Sunday, about 20 Okinawan farmers and vendors came to Camp Hansen, a...

Noem: No special legislative session for food tax repeal

Oct. 12, 2022 15:29 PM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem said Wednesday she would not call a special legislative session to have lawmakers consider repealing the state's tax on groceries ahead of the November election, despite calls to do so from a handful of Republican lawmakers as well as her...