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St. Paul Farmers Market Might Be Moving

An iconic Twin Cities farmers market might be relocating. Attendance at the St. Paul Farmer’s Market has dropped by 25 percent over the last five years. Customers have complained about Lowertown construction and parking changes making access difficult.

07/29/2014

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Twin Cities Farmers Market Goes Mobile

The Twin Cities has dozens of farmers markets, but now one market is going mobile. Minneapolis City Council approved a measure to allow a mobile grocery store in the city, called the Twin Cities Mobile Market.

05/27/2014

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Bite Of Minnesota: Apple, Ramp & Brie Toast

Yes, spring weather is coming to us slowly and while there are days when I wonder if I’ll ever be able to break out my tank tops, one thing is for sure — spring produce is here. The cycle is starting. We can start eating locally, even if it’s minimal at first.

05/14/2014

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Minneapolis Farmers Market Opens For Business

The Minneapolis Farmers Market opened up shop Saturday. It was a chilly start, but hundreds still came out to enjoy the fresh foods. About 30 local and global vendors set up today. At its peak, the Minneapolis farmers market will hold about 170 vendors.

04/26/2014

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Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl’s Top 5 Vegetable Cookbooks

Now that Spring has sprung (finally, sort of), we can start talking gardens, farmer’s markets and vegetables. Sometimes we need some help taking it from the garden to the plate and Dara helps with her Top 5 Vegetable Cookbooks!

04/07/2014

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Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl’s Top 5 Vegetable Cookbooks

Now that Spring has sprung (finally, sort of), we can start talking gardens, farmer’s markets and vegetables. Sometimes we need some help taking it from the garden to the plate and Dara helps with her Top 5 Vegetable Cookbooks!

04/07/2014

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St. Paul’s Farmers Market Tries To Tackle Parking Woes

Zagat just ranked the St. Paul Farmers Market as one of the nation’s top five. But getting to the market just got harder. Because of construction for the new St. Paul Saints stadium, the spots where market shoppers typically park are now off limits. It’s upset neighbors who live in the area because the construction zone has taken away their parking. The city says it’s working with housing associations to find closer options.

08/10/2013

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Produce-Free Farmer’s Market Opens In St. Paul

After a week delay, the St. Paul Farmer’s market is up and running for the spring and summer months.

05/04/2013

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Lowertown Farmers Market To Open This Weekend

It’s opening a week later than usual, but rain, snow or shine, the show will go on for the St. Paul Farmer’s Market in Lowertown.

05/01/2013

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Summer’s On Its Way: Farmers Market Back On The Mall

It’s got to be a sign that summer is on the way, and Thursday was the first day of the farmers market on Nicollet Mall.

04/25/2013

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Ask A Farmer: Minnesota Summer Produce Guide

See what local farmer Jerry Untiedt has to say about this summer’s produce.

04/03/2013

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A Fresh Look At The Winter Farmers Market

How do you host a farmers market in the coldest months of the year? You put the growers and vendors inside.

02/22/2013

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Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best Bets

It’s going to be a steamy hot weekend in the Twin Cities, and that means it’s time for you to cut loose and have some fun. Natalie Kane has rounded up some events for you to add to your social calendar.

06/28/2012

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Kids Learn To Eat, Cook & Live Healthy At The Farmers Market

It may not be unusual to see a group of kids riding their bikes together in Minneapolis. But you might be surprised to see kids biking to the farmers markets to learn about cooking and healthy foods.

06/26/2012

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Mill City Farmers Market Opens For The Season In Minneapolis

Saturday was an ideal day to head over to the farmers market.

05/12/2012

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Rybak: Meeting Soon With Vikings On Stadium Site

Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak says city leaders will meet with Minnesota Vikings officials soon to narrow a list of three potential sites for a new stadium.

12/01/2011

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Mpls Business Group Proposes 2 Stadium Sites For Vikes

Minnesota Vikings officials say they are focused on Arden Hills for a new stadium, but that isn’t stopping a group of Minneapolis business leaders.

11/15/2011

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Mpls. Puts The ‘Farmer’ Back In Farmers Markets

Ever wonder why a pineapple was being sold at your local Minnesota farmers market? Many have, and Minneapolis revised an ordinance to make sure the markets sell more local food, while still keeping the exotic foods, too.

11/09/2011

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Have An Endless Summer

Delicious food and drink recipes to enjoy summer produce now and all year long

08/22/2011

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The Best Of Kingfield Farmers Market

Each farmer’s market has developed a unique flavor and draw, but at Kingfield, in addition to the bountiful fresh, local produce, there’s a humming sense of this diverse community’s pride, tucked into one small parking lot.

08/10/2011

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Police: Woman Arrested For Making Machete Threats

Willmar police arrested a 50-year-old woman who allegedly threatened someone with a machete Saturday morning at a farmers market.

08/06/2011

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Sweet Corn Back On Track After Wet Weather

This spring, the wet weather really put corn farmers behind schedule. But now locally-grown sweet corn is at the store and the farmers markets, and the overall crop is looking pretty good.

08/04/2011

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Exploring The Eagan Market Fest

During the summer months it’s a treat to get out in the middle of the week and do something fun with the entire family. If you are looking for a place to ride a bike, have a picnic, hike trails, listen to music and let the kids play, Eagan Market Fest offers all of these opportunities, plus options for adults.

07/08/2011

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Vikings Stadium Unlikely At Farmer’s Market Site

It looks like the Vikings are down to only two potential sites for a new stadium. Hennepin County is no longer interested in being a partner in a stadium development near Target Field.

05/05/2011

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Bite Of Minnesota: Early Spring Produce

Have we turned the corner into spring yet? Even if the weather has a little catching up to do, my calendar is ready for spring.

04/29/2011

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