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Stories with subject: Food shopping
  • Effort underway to revitalize 'Arkansas Grown' 
    Updated: Apr-20-14 3:16 pm
  • LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Two months after Arkansas agricultural officials gathered at the Governor's Mansion to announce efforts to revitalize the "Arkansas Grown" program, nearly 150 farmers and buyers have added their names to a list of willing project participants.

  • 108th General Assembly adjourns for the year 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 5:20 pm
  • NASHVILLE, Tennessee - State lawmakers concluded a session Thursday in which they approved measures to allow folks to buy wine in grocery stores, fight methamphetamine production and give high school graduates free tuition at community colleges.

  • Va. boasts 240-plus farmers' markets 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 3:05 am
  • RICHMOND, Virginia - Virginia is seeing an explosion of farmers' markets.

  • 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.