Farmers Markets

Bite Of Minnesota: Spring Market FindsAs soon as we start to have warm weather and sunshine, the talk turns to farmers markets and we start to get antsy about cooking fresh and local again. Typically at this time, the abundance of produce hasn't quite hit us yet - it is Minnesota after all! However, thanks to an early spring the first markets will likely offer more than in years prior.
Labor Day Weekend: Beyond The FairIt arrives all too quickly, but alas, it's here: Labor Day weekend, the official end of summer. If you've already made your pilgrimages to the Minnesota State Fair and the Renaissance Festival, what else can you do on this glorious long weekend? Plenty.
More Minnesotans Using State Assistance At Markets The Minnesota Department of Human Services says more Minnesota residents are taking advantage of a state assistance program to purchase produce at farmers markets.
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Taste Testing Now An Option At Farmers MarketsA sure sign of spring arriving in the Twin Cities is the opening of area farmers markets. The Minneapolis Farmers Market opens this weekend. And this year, you'll be able to do something new -- taste test the merchandise.
Minnesota Grown Directory Update Coming In AprilThe Minnesota Department of Agriculture is updating its annual Minnesota Grown directory of farms and farmers markets. The 2013 edition listed 970 farmers and farmers markets. Producers who grow or raise products to sell directly to consumers are eligible to be included.
Minnesota Grown To Present Farmers' Market DataFarmers market managers and vendors from across Minnesota gather in Waite Park on Thursday for the Minnesota Farmers' Market Association's Spring Conference.
A Fresh Look At The Winter Farmers MarketHow do you host a farmers market in the coldest months of the year? You put the growers and vendors inside.
Bite Of Minnesota: Winter Market SeasonIt’s a little hard to believe that we’re at the tail end of farmers market season already, but this weekend brings the close of several markets in the Twin Cities area. Thankfully, the Minneapolis and St. Paul markets are open year-round.
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Best Of Minnesota: Farmers MarketEarlier this week, Gov. Mark Dayton declared it Farmers Market Week in Minnesota. That's a big deal, since there are more than 150 farmers markets statewide.
Get The Inside Scoop On Summer Farmers MarketsThe Minneapolis Farmers Market is celebrating its 75th year at its location on the edge of downtown.