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Friday, September 30, 2011

Downtown Wellness at the Market, October 12

Wednesday, October 12
It's a Downtown Wellness Kickoff PartyDowntown Wellness is a program set to increase the consumption of fruits and vegetables and increase physical activity. Registration will run from October 1st through October 12th. There will be a kickoff celebration on October 12th at the Emporia Farmers Market, starting at 5pm. 

OLF: Twin RiversJoin us at the market that day for soups featuring all-local ingredients served up by Our Local Food - Twin Rivers.
Eat it by the cup at the market, or take away a pint (or two) to enjoy in the comfort of your own home.
Choose from Steak and Potato, Chicken Noodle (homemade egg noodles of course!), and vegetarian Winter Squash.
Pre-orders are much appreciated.  Email

Our Local Food - Twin Rivers is a  is a group of regionally-based networks of local farms, farmers markets, food businesses, agricultural professionals, supportive organizations and consumers who are committed to increasing the production and sales of fresh, local foods in Kansas. 

OLF-TR members include the Emporia Farmers Market itself, as well as EFM vendors Martin & Cheryl Alvarado of Just Picked Farms, Harold & Naomi Brenzikofer of the Country Flower Shed, John & Judy Conway of Gojoacres Farm, Bill & Diane Ihling of Buffalo Hollow Farm, Steve & Vickie Jirak of Jirak Brothers Farm, Bob Karr of the Karr Orchard, Drew Kuchera of Kuchera Rub, Ed Moyer of Moyer Farm, Mike Myers of Mators & Tators, Tyson Pettijohn of Pettijohn Ranch, Ben & Jessie Stallings of Interdependent Web, and Ruth Wise.