To sell or not to sell? The veggie question that vexes CoMo

Residential produce sales not allowed in Columbia despite nationwide trend” from the Columbia Missourian by Kevin Petersen

“It is the convergence of the want for access to fresh, flavorful food, people with the skill set to produce for their neighborhoods, a response to crisis situations, like in Detroit and Cleveland, and the permeated culture of locally grown food,” [Mary] Hendrickson said. “We’re not in a crisis situation, but we have some of the same things in Columbia.”

The Planning and Zoning Commission requested that City Council authorize an amendment that would legalize the sale of produce grown on-site from properties in office zoning.

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