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New Virtual Farm Food Coop Opens in Northwest Arkansas

Kelton Hays
Kelton Hays, posing with son Hank, is a founding member of Farm Fresh Coop.

As local farmers markets in Northwest Arkansas make alternative plans to open for spring under coronavirus pandemic restrictions, a new virtual farm-to-table market, called Farm Fresh Coop, opened its portal in January. There's demand for locally grown food nationwide as more shoppers seek to avoid crowded grocery stores and restaurant take-out lines.

Jacqueline Froelich is an investigative reporter and news producer for Ozarks at Large.
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