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Stories with subject: Food shopping
  • Riverton farmers market brings complaints 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 9:17 am
  • RIVERTON, Wyoming - Businesses and customers are complaining about options being discussed for a new farmers market location in Riverton.

  • Simon: Ill. farmers markets should accept LINK 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 4:05 am
  • CARBONDALE, Illinois - Illinois Lt. Gov. Sheila Simon is encouraging farmers markets to accept debit-style food-stamp cards with wireless technology provided by the state.

  • Venezuela issues ID cards to curtail food hoarding 
    Updated: Apr-01-14 3:13 pm
  • CARACAS, Venezuela - Battling food shortages, the government is rolling out a new ID system that is either a grocery loyalty card with extra muscle or the most dramatic step yet toward rationing in Venezuela, depending on who is describing it.

  • Ex-newspaper printing facility becoming market 
    Updated: Mar-27-14 9:30 am
  • FLINT, Michigan - A former newspaper printing facility in Flint is scheduled to reopen in May as the home of the city's new farmers market.

  • State Farmers Market marks Arbor Day with seeds 
    Updated: Mar-22-14 4:07 am
  • RALEIGH, North Carolina - The State Farmers Market is marking its annual Arbor Day celebration with exhibitors who will distribute 1,500 free seedlings to visitors.

  • Breakfast foods are getting pricier 
    Updated: Mar-21-14 7:56 pm
  • NEW YORK - Breakfast is now being served with a side of sticker shock.

  • Haslam signs supermarket wine bill into law 
    Updated: Mar-20-14 5:53 pm
  • NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Folks waiting for the neighborhood grocery store to stock their favorite merlot or chardonnay may have to wait a little longer even though Gov. Bill Haslam has signed a law to allow supermarket wine sales in Tennessee.

  • NC legislator to discuss food deserts 
    Updated: Mar-20-14 4:19 am
  • HICKORY, North Carolina - A legislator will speak about a study committee's work on food deserts when he meets with a coalition that advocates healthy lifestyles.

  • Demand for fresh produce growing 
    Updated: Mar-19-14 4:19 am
  • MADISON, Mississippi - Even on a cool, blustery day in March, you can buy fresh veggies that herald spring at Sarah Cote's Fresh Magnolia Market in Gluckstadt.