15 06, 2020

Speaking on Business: Downtown Farmers Market

By |2020-06-15T06:30:30-07:00June 15th, 2020|Blog, Speaking on Business|0 Comments

The Salt Lake Chamber · Speaking on Business: Downtown Farmers Market This is Derek Miller Speaking on Business.  For twenty-eight years the Salt Lake City community has welcomed the Downtown Farmers Market that includes more than 100 Farms and ranches from 6 Utah counties. Alison Einerson from Urban Food Connections of Utah is here to [...]

10 06, 2020

Health Safety Standards Reshape the 29th Season of the Downtown Farmers Market

By |2020-06-10T20:02:11-07:00June 10th, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

A modified layout, health protocols and a focus on safe efficient purchasing will ensure access to locally produced, nutrient-rich products Salt Lake City (June 10, 2020) -- Recognized as an essential grocery service for the Intermountain region and an economic lifeline for local farmers and producers, the Downtown Farmers Market will purvey products each Saturday, [...]

6 11, 2019

Weekly Rio Grande Winter Market Opens November 9

By |2019-11-06T11:55:55-07:00November 6th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Every Saturday morning 65+ vendors feature produce and local food in historic train depot  SALT LAKE CITY (November 6, 2019) –The Rio Grande Winter Market, a project of Urban Food Connections of Utah,  will return to Downtown SLC on November 9, 2019, at the Rio Grande Depot (300 S Rio Grande St). The Winter Market is [...]

23 05, 2019

Buy Local: It’s Good for Your Health and the Economy

By |2019-05-23T09:40:21-07:00May 23rd, 2019|Prosperity Project|0 Comments

This month marks the return of local summer farmers markets. This increasingly popular way of getting fresh, local food to the dinner table is not only good for your health, but it’s also good for the local economy and it’s driving the growth that we’re seeing in Utah’s agriculture industry. According to the 2017 Agriculture [...]

8 11, 2018

Downtown Winter Market at Rio Grande Opens Saturday, November 10

By |2018-11-11T19:03:00-07:00November 8th, 2018|Member News, News & Press|0 Comments

Weekly Winter Market Featuring 70+ Vendors, Produce and Local Food Available in the Historic Rio Grande Train Depot SALT LAKE CITY (November 8, 2018) – The Downtown Winter Market, a project of Urban Food Connections of Utah, begins November 10 at the Rio Grande Depot (300 S Rio Grande St). With more than 70 local [...]

6 06, 2018

Downtown Farmers Market Opens for 27th Season

By |2018-06-06T14:51:13-07:00June 6th, 2018|Blog, Community News, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Utah's largest market returns to Pioneer Park, supporting the local food economy Salt Lake City (June 6, 2018) -- Beginning June 9th and running every Saturday through October 20th, the Downtown Farmers Market will support local farmers and provide fresh produce to the public. A project of Urban Food Connections of Utah, the Market seeks [...]

11 08, 2017

UBR: August 7-11

By |2017-08-02T10:32:14-07:00August 11th, 2017|UBR|0 Comments

August 7, 2017 On September 7th, Utah’s business leaders will gather for the Salt Lake Chamber’s 130th Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon. Every year, the Chamber recognizes those in the community who have shown exemplary support to further the Chamber’s mission and bolster the local business community. We are proud to announce this year’s honorees: [...]

11 07, 2017

5 uniquely Utah summer activities

By |2017-07-14T09:43:17-07:00July 11th, 2017|Blog, News & Press|0 Comments

Originally published by KSL.com on July 11, 2017. Days of '47 Rodeo One of Utah’s longest-standing traditions, the Days of ’47 Rodeo has celebrated Utah’s heritage since 1857. This year the rodeo will be held at the Utah State Fairpark in the brand-new, $16 million, 10,000 seat Days of ’47 Arena. Only the best rodeo [...]

9 06, 2017

UBR: June 5-9

By |2017-06-01T12:29:36-07:00June 9th, 2017|UBR|0 Comments

Monday, June 5, 2017 Wells Fargo launches a new program designed to get veterans trained and ready to work in high-demand careers. The “ApprenticeshipUSA” program, established through the U.S. Labor Department, is an on-the-job training program designed to provide veterans the opportunity to earn a salary while learning the tools needed to succeed in civilian [...]