farmers market

variants: or farmers' market or farmer's market

Definition of farmers market

: a market at which local farmers sell their agricultural products directly to consumers

Examples of farmers market in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web During my visit, Alicia’s brother Alvaro Bautista, who runs the farmers market part of the business and works on the farm, displayed a few green dates that were two to three months away from harvest. Christian Reynoso, Los Angeles Times, 7 Oct. 2021 Market Wagon, an online farmers market, has expanded to the Baltimore area and is offering home delivery of produce and products from local farms and food vendors. Lorraine Mirabella,, 28 Sep. 2021 Scarecrow Days Kids Corner will be at the farmers market on South Main Avenue Saturdays through Oct. 23. Linda Mcintosh, San Diego Union-Tribune, 27 Sep. 2021 Kenai Peninsula’s biggest farmers market and local food celebration will have kids’ activities, demonstrations, live music, food trucks and a pie baking contest. Anchorage Daily News, 16 Sep. 2021 So what’s a peach-loving girl to do when these crimson and gold-hued lovelies call from the produce aisle and the farmers market? Bake with them. Dawn Davis, Bon Appétit, 16 Sep. 2021 To name a few: St. Arnold Brewery, Emancipation Park, Twilight Epiphany, Waugh Drive bat colony and Heights farmers market, to name a few. Jay R. Jordan, Chron, 3 Sep. 2021 After starting with online orders, Poncelet decided to branch out to the farmers market closest to her home, but there was a hitch: Would shoppers want to buy an entire pie? Rick Nelson, Star Tribune, 16 July 2021 With 3,049 residents, the home to a popular strawberry festival and farmers market has grown by more than 86% since the last time the U.S. Census held an official tally in 2010. al, 30 June 2021

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First Known Use of farmers market

1905, in the meaning defined above

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12 Oct 2021

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“Farmers market.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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