Farmers Market Facts

Here are some current facts about farmers markets, compiled by the Farmers Market Coalition: Farmers markets fuel rural economies According to the USDA, of the $3 billion in direct-to-consumer sales in 2015, on-farm stores and farmers’ markets accounted for $2 billion, or 67 percent. There are 3.5 times as many U.S. farmers over the age…

Taste of The Market

Circle the date on the calendar: Saturday, August 13th, is our annual customer appreciation morning at the Farmers Market. It gets better. It’s also our monthly Market Feast Fundraiser featuring produce from the farm of The Dawson Green. Neil Dawson will be cooking up some amazing foods from everybody’s favorite summer gem: tomatoes. Green tomatoes….