By Suburban News 

The Elizabeth Avenue Farmers Market served as an outdoor classroom for students from the Elizabethport Community Center as they learned all about the benefits of eating healthy, nutritious, home-grown fruits and vegetables from local farmers.

The program was sponsored by Groundwork Elizabeth’s “Come Grow With Us!”- Community Gardening Program, in partnership with the Elizabeth Housing Authority and the Elizabeth Avenue Partnership (EAP) in an event held on Tuesday, Aug. 11, with hands on training for Elizabeth based youth to learn about how plants are grown and how produce is brought to market.

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