We all know the importance of fruits and vegetables for a healthy diet. It's no secret that entire swaths of Los Angeles have little access to fresh produce, but there are efforts to change that.
The City of Compton recently opened a farmer's market, and some are trying to address the problem by focusing on the city's youngest residents. KPCC's Deepa Fernandes reports.
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