Shopping close to home not only sustains natural resources by reducing the amount of miles and emissions involved in travel; it also helps sustain the local economy. Visit some of the links below to find ways to shop and eat local.
Eat Local and In Season
Shawnee Farmers' Market - Shop for produce from local farmers. Open May to October on Saturdays from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the Shawnee City Hall parking lot.
Kansas City Farmers’ Market - Eating locally grown in season fruits and vegetables cuts down on the emissions associated with the transportation of food, which can be from 1,000's of miles away. Check out their Harvest Schedule to see what produce is in season.