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Student-run honey business, farmers market helping community's 'food desert'

The Parramore Farmers Market may be located in a parking lot, but it's a key place to get fresh food.

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These students were already making a difference by running their own business, but now they're overseeing a farmers market.

The Parramore Farmers Market may be located in a parking lot, but it's a key place to get fresh food: The closest produce store is nearly 3 miles away.

“Parramore is a food desert, and it’s a little difficult to find access to fresh food and vegetables,” said Jemmy Barrera, the farmers market coordinator.

Check out the video above to learn more about how students are involved.