<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>CANTON — Farmers across the state will soon have an easier time selling their vegetables and fruits to school districts eager to serve students fresh, locally grown food.</p>

<p>Prompted by farmers from St. Lawrence County, state Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell, D-Theresa, announced that legislation she authored was signed into law last week by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo.</p></div></div></div>