Baltimore has thriving farmer’s markets, and the number of grocery stores are growing. But access to fresh produce remains a challenge in many neighborhoods. This weekend, a pop-up farmer’s market organized by the founders of Tessemae’s aims to spotlight the food desert issue, and provide some veggies in the meantime.
Under Armour may be one of the biggest retailers in the country, but that doesn’t mean that CEO Kevin Plank has his head in the clouds. His new investment in a small, Baltimore-based food company is just one further example.