Request to Congress for Covid-19 Support

When schools closed in March, school nutrition programs continued to serve meals. The USDA, who oversees Child Nutrition Programs, have approved waivers to allow for some flexibility but the waivers must be further be approved by the state the school resides in. Congress must approve support to these vital program to not only ensure thisContinue reading “Request to Congress for Covid-19 Support”

Covid-19 Updates at the Alemany Farmers Market

We received a lot of inquiries about how Alemany was operating during the shelter in place order (SIP) and so we wanted to share details. We visited the market on May 2, 2020. While the traditional farmers market experience of taste testing, hand selection of produce, and sitting to eat a meal are not currentlyContinue reading “Covid-19 Updates at the Alemany Farmers Market”

Market Match at San Francisco’s Alemany Farmers’ Market

A Better Course is the proud recipient of a Food Insecurity Nutrition Incentive program grant, known as Market Match in California, for 2018-19. The program operates at the Alemany Farmers’ Market, which opened in 1943 and was California’s first farmers’ market. The 2018/19 Market Match incentive program is expected to be offered starting February 2019.