shop farmer’s market fresh

Spring is well under way and summer is just around the corner… do you know what that means? It’s time for the farmer’s market! The farmer’s market isn’t just for getting awesomely fresh produce, but it’s also a great way to be sustainable by supporting your local farmers!

So when it comes to shopping fresh summer produce, here is your quick guide for the best in-season fruits, veggies and herbs! –

Fruits: Apricots, Avocados, Blackberries, Blueberries, Cherries, Figs, Grapes, Kiwi, Mangos, Melon (Cantaloupe, Honeydew, Watermelon), Nectarines, Papaya, Peaches, Pineapple, Plums, Raspberries, Strawberries

Vegetables: Beets, Cabbage, Carrots, Celery, Chard, Corn, Cucumbers, Green beans, Eggplant, Jicama, Lettuce, Mushrooms, Okra, Onions, Potatoes, Radishes, Rhubarb, Spinach, Summer Squash, Sweet Peppers, Tomatoes, Zucchini

Herbs: Basil, Cilantro, Parsley, Oregano, Sage, Rosemary

What are some of your favorite items to buy at the farmers market, or recipes you like to make with fresh summer produce?

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One response to “shop farmer’s market fresh

  1. I love buying fruits and nuts at my local farmers’ market! Other than getting fresh produce and helping my local economy, I also love interacting with the farmers and getting to know them. Great blog!

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