YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – Over the past couple of years, the Valley has lost a lot of its grocery stores, leaving many people without a place to get food.

But, farmers markets are a great way to increase food access to those here in the Valley and to fuel the local economy. Starting today, both the Warren and Idora Neighborhood farmers markets kick off.

The Warren Farmers Market runs from 3-6 p.m. and the Idora Neighborhood Farmers Market runs from 4:30-7 p.m. Both markets will be going on every Tuesday for the rest of the season.

“It’s a huge resource for all the members of the neighborhood and the community,” said Anthony Florig, Idora Neighborhood Farmers Market.

The Idora Neighborhood Farmers Market is…