b'EXECUTIVE SUMMARYA two-year exploration ofthe food and health landscapein the Finger LakesSince 2017, Common Ground Healths Food and Health Connection has undertaken an exploration of the food and health landscape of the Finger Lakes region to better understand the barriers to eating fruits and vegetables. Informed by a committee of local subject matter experts, this report is a compilation of public health surveillance data, quantitative and qualitative data from consumers, survey data from farmers and school food service directors, and examples of local efforts already underway to increase access to fruits and vegetables to residents across our region.2'