The bushels are brimming with juicy tomatoes, sweet corn, crisp lettuces, delicious watermelon, sweet-smelling peaches….the list goes on and on. It’s time to find a farmer’s market near you! Summer is in full swing and that means farmer’s markets are too! Did you know that according to nationwide tracking, by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, farmer’s markets have increased from less than 1,800 in 1994 to almost 8,300 today! Farmer’s markets are full of local grown and locally sourced foods and produce so the popularity of farmer’s markets makes total sense to me! Want to find one near you? Just click on the links below and you’ll have addresses and details at your fingertips….and then head on over, support your local farmers and cook up fabulously delicious Swirls’ recipes! It’s all about real farmers, real food and real community!
FARMERS MARKETS/LOCAL HARVEST LINKS:
Click on the link and just type in your zip code at the top of the page for markets near you! Doesn’t get much easier than that!http://www.localharvest.org/farmers-markets/
Find a farmer’s market near you for great fresh produce and fresh herbs! http://www.pbs.org/food/features/farmers-market-listings/