Farmers Markets http://kunc.org en A New Year's Resolution Guide To Eating Healthy http://kunc.org/post/new-years-resolution-guide-eating-healthy <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Along with the New Year come resolutions to change our habits. My resolution is to eat more fresh local foods through our garden and to support local farmers.</span></p><p> Sat, 28 Dec 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Tom Throgmorton 52993 at http://kunc.org A New Year's Resolution Guide To Eating Healthy #FoodChatting About Farmers Markets http://kunc.org/post/foodchatting-about-farmers-markets <p></p><p>Curious about what’s happening online in the food scene? Four years ago, a new hashtag popped up in the Twittersphere - #foodchat is where consumers and producers can talk.</p><p> Thu, 22 Aug 2013 16:39:29 +0000 Luke Runyon & Harvest Public Media 48674 at http://kunc.org #FoodChatting About Farmers Markets Why Picking Your Berries For $8,000 A Year Hurts A Lot http://kunc.org/post/why-picking-your-berries-8000-year-hurts-lot As the supply chain that delivers our food to us gets longer and more complicated, many consumers want to understand — and control — where their food comes from.<p>But even if we meet farmers at the <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thesalt/2012/08/30/160303008/on-the-farmers-market-frontier-its-not-just-about-profit">farmers market</a>, urban consumers are still largely divorced from the people who grow, pick and package our food. Fri, 09 Aug 2013 15:31:00 +0000 48157 at http://kunc.org Why Picking Your Berries For $8,000 A Year Hurts A Lot Bring Home The Bacon Or Put It In A Meat Locker? http://kunc.org/post/bring-home-bacon-or-put-it-meat-locker Why buy 1 pound of hamburger meat from a local farmer when you can buy 5 pounds — plus another 20 pounds of stew meat, steaks and roast — for as little as half the price of what it all goes for at the market?<p>That's part of the logic behind meat shares — plans for buying meat in bulk that are cropping up around the country. Farmers are keen on these schemes, similar to <a href="http://www.localharvest.org/meat-csa-C22277">meat CSAs</a>, because it gives them the chance to sell whole, half and quarter animals (broken down into individual cuts). Wed, 07 Aug 2013 20:01:00 +0000 48066 at http://kunc.org Bring Home The Bacon Or Put It In A Meat Locker? At The Farmers Market, With Food Stamps http://kunc.org/post/farmers-market-food-stamps <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">April Segura is a regular at the Old Cheney Road Farmers Market in Lincoln, Neb.</p><p> Wed, 12 Jun 2013 19:59:12 +0000 Grant Gerlock & Harvest Public Media 45704 at http://kunc.org At The Farmers Market, With Food Stamps