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A new series in which we will highlight 5 Farmer's Markets in a specific state. This week, after returning from a vacation to the great state of North Carolina we are highlighting 5 of the many great markets there. So, in no particular order here are 5 Great Farmers Markets in North Carolina.
Bloomington Parks Foundation has received additional funding to continue to offer the Double Market Bucks program in 2014. Spend up to $18 in food stamps and get up to $36 in fresh, locally grown food per visit. That's up to $18 worth of food for free!
This year, Good Local Markets under the management of Sarah Perry, will include only local growers and producers at all three of its three markets. That is right 100% locally grown produce.
The Newton County Farmers Market will return on the square in Jasper on Friday afternoon from 4-6 p.m. and the second on The Green between Post Office and Newton County Health Departments on Wednesday morning from 9 a.m. until noon.
The Princeton Farmers Market has moved indoors for the winter, with vendors offering fresh produce and more in the community room of the Princeton Public Library.
Winter markets at the library also are scheduled for March 12 and April 16.
The explosion of farmers' markets across the country - and especially in California - has meant that there are many more was than there were 10 or 20 years ago, some without enough farmers or customers to stay vital.
Have farmers markets become too plentiful for their own good? That's a question farmers and market managers have been asking for several years. And now there's evidence that suggests it may be so.
The city council on Wednesday voted to defer an item that ultimately could have had it shut down. The council unanimously agreed to give time for market manager Danny Kaskel to work with city officials to refine the ordinance.
Management changes are expected this season for the Bedford-area farmers market.
There's a fight brewing in Collier County. A Golden Gate farmer's market is now closed, forcing entire families out of work.
The Mississippi Farmers Market is back in action Saturday to kick off the 2015 season at its High Street location after a holiday break, the Mississippi agriculture and commerce department announced.
Plans for a public park in the burgeoning Farmers Market neighborhood moved forward Tuesday with the announcement that The Belo Foundation had quietly bought land for it before development pushed up prices.
Vendors at the wildly popular Flourtown Farmers Market were shocked recently when they received eviction notices. And now, area residents are banding together to try to save the longtime staple of this Montgomery County community.