Under the canopy: Hilo Farmers Market reopens Hamakua side after improvements

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Myhanh Nguyen, center, pays for fruit at the Hilo Farmers Market Saturday.

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Sommai Tanimoto, left, and Elizabeth Ward talk about the produce at Ward's booth inside the Hilo Farmers Market Saturday.

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Sarah Avena, right, shows her collection of magnesium products to a customer at the Hilo Farmers Market Saturday.

The Hamakua side of the Hilo Farmers Market has reopened for vendors and customers after being closed for more than a year.