See sheep, bison, cows, goats & pigs on farm tour

Venture out to the Miami County Farm Tour to see a slice of farm life and get a chance to walk a goat and meet alpacas, cows, chickens, sheep and pigs on this free, self-guided, tour in eastern Kansas.

Fifteen farms will be open to visitors from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 12 […]

Learn how to cook leafy, spring greens

Get a quick course in cooking healthy greens at these free, one-hour Cooking with Spring Greens classes hosted by Kansas City Community Gardens.

Whether you grow them or buy them at a farmer’s market or grocery story, spring greens like kale and collard are healthy choices that can be eaten raw or cooked. Learn some easy […]

Scout out a farmer’s market near you

Farmers’ markets are opening all over town offering locally raised vegetables, fruit, herbs, meat, eggs and flowers. Find a market near your home or work, and check each market’s website throughout the season for any updates.

If you find a market that’s not listed here, email with the market name, website, location, hours and […]

Unlock the secrets to healthy soil

If you want great results in the garden, healthy soil is key. Learn how to enhance soil for a more productive garden at one of these three upcoming soil workshops and events.

Brookside Farmers’ Market: Get Your Garden Growing

Saturday, April 28

Get resources and guidance on creating healthy soil from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. on Saturday, April […]

Meet local farmers at Eat Local & Organic Expo

Snatch up early seedlings, fresh greens, free-range meat and eggs, and connect with local farmers at the Kansas City Food Circle’s Eat Local & Organic Expo on Saturday, March 31.

Farmers will be offering seasonal community supported agriculture (CSA) memberships that provide weekly shares of their harvests. There will also be pop-up 15-minute workshops on How […]