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…

Mad Batter hosts Taste of Local Favors JCFM Fundraiser

 Click on flyer above for more info!  Farmers Market vendors will supply locally grown products to connect people with the local farm scene.  “It’s exciting this time of year when great seasonal produce begins to come from local farms and gardens.  The diversity and fresh vibrant colors and tastes really add a lot to the…