columbia farmers market http://kbia.org en Gardening connoisseur leads food panel at MU expo http://kbia.org/post/gardening-connoisseur-leads-food-panel-mu-expo <p>Experts from all over the state came together to challenge major issues in the food industry during the MU botanical garden expo today.</p><p> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 21:24:03 +0000 Arial Ruffin 51315 at http://kbia.org Gardening connoisseur leads food panel at MU expo Why are there two farmers markets on the same day? http://kbia.org/post/why-are-there-two-farmers-markets-same-day <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Not only are there two farmers' markets on the same day, but they're less than a mile away from each other.</span></p><p></p><p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Scott Pham 38393 at http://kbia.org Why are there two farmers markets on the same day? Vendor upset at Columbia farmers market rule http://kbia.org/post/vendor-upset-columbia-farmers-market-rule <p>A Columbia farmers market flap highlights the challenges of ensuring that products labeled as locally-grown are the real thing.</p><p>Wilson's Garden Center owner Chuck Bay says he was kicked out of the popular Columbia Farmers Market for violating the market's vendor rules.</p> Mon, 22 Jul 2013 12:25:03 +0000 Associated Press 37485 at http://kbia.org Vendor upset at Columbia farmers market rule