Creating Healthy Places to Live, Work & Play in Herkimer County
County Strategic Planning Coordinator, lains information from the 2006 Herkimer County Risk Assessment Profile to a group of local officials.
Increasing the Availability of Fruits and Vegetables
HCHN will establish, promote and increase the use of farmers’ markets in Herkimer County by implementing innovative strategies with the assistance of
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Herkimer County to increase access.
In addition, HCHN work with grocery and convenience stores to enhance the variety of fruits and vegetables offered, enhance visibility and increase
overall shelf space allocated to healthy foods in those stores.