Every once in a while we have people ask questions about what we do to prepare for market and usually we just give the short answer with the typical “Oh, we got up at 4:30 this morning, picked greens/herbs in the pitch dark with a head lamp, packed the car, got here about 7:00 am and … More Ready, Set, Market!
Saturday marked the first famers’ market of 2017. I was pleasantly surprised by the turnout with it being the first day of market, a busy weekend, and the potential for rain. There were 28 vendors at the market this week, which is great! I feel that both the vendors and visitors were happy it’s farmers … More Excitement over the 2017 Farmers’ Market Season
My family comes from a long line of homesteaders, gardeners, and farmers. I grew up helping my dad in our garden. When I was a little older, I spent a couple summers working in my grandpa’s garden and learning how to cook from my grandma. While in high school and college I planted a few … More How I Became a Farmers’ Market Vendor and What it Means to Me