Urban Greens Market is a mobile farmers market opening on June 17, serving Poplar Grove and Glendale. Local produce will be sold at five alternating locations on Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays. This endeavor is a partnership between local organizations working to make local, healthy food accessible to all members of our community: SLC Green, … [Read more...]
Farmers Market bans plastic beverage bottles. Is Salt Lake City next?
The Downtown Farmers Market in Salt Lake City has instituted a ban on the sale of beverages packaged in plastic containers. According to Market Manager, Alison Einerson, “As part of an ongoing commitment to environmental responsibility, we have implemented a WasteWise Program. What this means is that we do everything we can to reduce waste at our market, and we educate … [Read more...]