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Why you should buy your tomatoes and other veggies at the farmers market

Source & full article https://www.treehugger.com/green-food/why-modern-tomato-tastes-cardboard.html Here’s an article on why the modern tomato tastes like cardboard from Tree Hugger: Summer tomatoes are so filled with promise: The deep, saturated color; the unique grassy fragrance; the expectation of a mouthful of … Continue reading

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Farmers Markets Stimulate Local Economies

Source: http://farmersmarketcoalition.org/education/stimulate-local-economies/ With little fanfare, the nation’s several thousand farmers markets are growing jobs and strengthening local and regional economies. As demand grows for fresh local food, and shoppers seek relationships with the farms that make such food possible, farmers markets … Continue reading

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July 1st at the Market

Chrysalis Earth Farm will have duck eggs, arugula, kale and salad greens plus more. Naked Sunflower Gardens will be returning with their heirloom vegetables. Graceland Garden will have potatoes, swiss chard, summer squash, fresh-cut lemon, lime and sweet basils, plus eggs.  Also coffee … Continue reading

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Power of Produce Club

  An exciting new program for children will be starting this July at the Jackson County Farmers Market! Power of the Produce (POP) Club provides a fun opportunity for children to engage in the local food system through conversations directly with farmers, educational games and demonstrations, and exposure … Continue reading

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Tomorrow at the Market 

Jackson County Transit will be our guest at the market. Please stop by their booth for more information about how they serve our community. Chef Gary from The Community Table will be sampling greens for our Market Bites this Saturday. … Continue reading

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Tomorrow at JCFM 

Dave’s Blueberries will make his first appearance at the market this weekend. Paula’s Cards will be at the market with her lovely handmade cards. Backwoods Bakery & Pizza Wagon will be back at the market with their fresh baked breads, … Continue reading

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June 3, 2017 – What’s at JCFM

Peaceful Valley Nursery will be back at the market this weekend. Herbal Ridge Botanicals will be returning with her lovely array of soaps, creams, body care and other herbal and aromatherapy products. Registered Nursery will be there with her plants … Continue reading

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