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.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Farmers Market: St. PaulWCCO viewers picked their favorite farmers market in the state and the winner just happened to be the location that Zagat named as one of the eight must-visit farmers markets in the county. It's the St. Paul Farmers Market, a market celebrating 160 years in the making. This is what sets St. Paul apart is the freshness of its products.
St. Paul’s Farmers Market Tries To Tackle Parking Woes Zagat just ranked the St. Paul Farmers Market as one of the nation’s top five. But getting to the market just got harder. Because of construction for the new St. Paul Saints stadium, the spots where market shoppers typically park are now off limits. It's upset neighbors who live in the area because the construction zone has taken away their parking. The city says it's working with housing associations to find closer options.
Produce-Free Farmer's Market Opens In St. Paul After a week delay, the St. Paul Farmer's market is up and running for the spring and summer months.
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.
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.
Best Cheap Dates In The Twin CitiesWho says you have to spend a bundle on a date to have fun? Some of the best dates are creative, low budget affairs.
Best Farmers' Markets In The Twin CitiesWhat is better than freshly picked produce, cut flowers and a place wear your fanny-pack? That's right, farmers markets have already started to open and many living in the Twin Cities metro are withdrawing some cash to stock-up on the goods of the season.
Best Places For Organic And Local In The Twin CitiesWith the organic movement sweeping the nation, shoppers have started to look a little more closely at organic products, weighing not only the health effects but the environmental and economic effects as well. With the demand for organic AND local growing, here are five places that work hard to get these products in your hands.
Best Flower Markets In MinnesotaMinnesota’s infamous farmer’s markets are more than a place to pick out the freshest edible crops, they’re also the perfect spot to find a bevy of freshly cut flowers. Here’s your guide for finding some beautiful bouquets.