The Root Cellar is a great place to get local food products year round. They have everything from produce, meat, eggs, milk, breads, cheeses, dry goods and lots more! Here's a bit more about them from their website:
"We at the Root Cellar believe that the body is a shrine:
What you put in it is the first stop of the energy that will come out.
What better philosophy than eating clean local fresh food.
By building a healthy circle of supporting the farmers in our community who work hard everyday to earn your food dollar you too can be part of galvanizing your community against urban sprawl, water contamination, excessive fossil fuel consumption, monetary exportation and help make lay the ground work for your state to be more food secure. Support Missouri farmers buy local food. Shop at the Root Cellar! Leave some heritage for future generations.
*Special note: In addition to being an all Missouri grocery the Root Cellar also is a microprocessor of local foods with produce exclusively from area farmers.
We hand craft in small batches salsas, pasta sauces, jams, butters, hot sauces, frozen pizzas and seasonal pies."
The Root Cellar is located at 814A E. Broadway Columbia, MO 65201. Learn more at their website or better yet, go check them out and enjoy some delicious local food!