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5 Tips for Staying Safe At The Farmers Market During COVID-19

By Sam Killmeyer Farmers markets across Colorado are looking a little different this summer! Like grocery stores, farmers markets have been deemed “essential businesses” under the Colorado public health order and will be doing their best to keep vendors and visitors safe during this crisis. According to the Colorado Farmers Market Association (CFMA), there are an estimated 100 farmers markets across all of Colorado, and they are an integral part of our communities.

Social Media Squelches Science

This time it’s personal. Last month, my daughter Sukee, a science journalist and social media maven, wrote and published an article about a scientific expedition to Thwaites Glacier in Antarctica. When she posted the story on Facebook on April 22 — in time for Earth Day — she ended up getting a lesson in politics.