KIRKSVILLE, Mo. — A year-round farmers' market is how local resident Steve Salt sees his new venture — The Downtown Grocery Store — that he'll open later this month.
For nearly a quarter century, Salt, who owns a nearby 146-acre farm, has marketed his vegetables at farmers' markets in the surrounding area, including Kirkville's weekly one in summer. He also has been running community supported agriculture (CSA) groups for the past 19 years
Recently, counting on his long