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Farmers markets see more food stamp purchases

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ST. PAUL, Minn. — Farmers markets in Minnesota saw a jump in the use of food stamps this year. Nearly 60 farmers markets in Minnesota accept food stamps. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says $226,900 in food stamps were redeemed this year at those farmers markets or with farmers who sell directly to consumers. That's more than three times the $66,900 in food stamps that were redeemed in...

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