he flowers are beginning to bloom and farmers markets across Utah County are opening. Farmers markets have been a part of Utah County culture for a least two decades and are designed to help support local farmers and other vendors in the community.
The Provo Farmers Market relies heavily on vendors who sell items other than produce largely because most produce is harvested more frequently toward the end of the season. It features a variety of products from fresh produce to handmade soaps.
Road trips often fill BYU students’ calendars as many travel to and from Provo to visit family and friends, or just to escape for a weekend.
Provo’s Mighty Baker Pete Tidwell competed on the Food Network’s “Cake Wars” for a second time in a champs vs. champs episode.
Elementary school students might be getting more salad bars in schools and less pizza on their lunch menu.
Coconut oil is sold as a cooking oil, but has also become popular for home beauty treatments and remedies in recent years. Health sites like Dr. Axe list more than 75 uses for coconut oil, including everything from hair conditioner to toothpaste.