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

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Each Tuesday: Whole Foods features a weekly farmers market to shop for local and artisanal products, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Whole Foods Market, 1903 University Drive, Davie. Mary Lou Cruz,, "Davie area events July 18-28," 14 July 2018 The Terrace Drive-in opened in 1951 on Alemany Boulevard, adjacent to the farmers market, and lasted just three years. Peter Hartlaub,, "SF almost had a Sutro Drive-In in 1950, and more local outdoor movie history," 13 July 2018 Visit your local farmers market regularly to pick up the best produce of the season. Terri Milligan, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Keep your cool: No-heat cooking keeps you comfortable and the food fresh," 5 July 2018 Going to the local farmers markets can help as well not just for my purchases but also seeing what other people are purchasing. Dana Mcmahan, The Courier-Journal, "How Louisville chefs re-imagine menus when you're just too hot to eat," 3 July 2018 The Avon Free Public Library will enter the fifth season of its farmers market when its season begins on July 2. Michael Walsh, Courant Community, "Library Farmers Market Enters Fifth Season," 27 June 2018 Look for them at the farmers market and some grocery stores. Leah Eskin,, "How to dry-braise chicken and banish badly poached bouncy meat," 27 June 2018 So, stroll the produce aisle or stop at the farmers market and get creative. Ann Maloney,, "The time is ripe for salad bowl dinners: Easy, fresh recipes," 8 May 2018 Guests were impressed that the produce was locally sourced from our nearby farmers market and felt special to be treated to a lovely midweek dinner. Susan Russo,, "Easy recipes for a pasta party," 2 Apr. 2018

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1864, in the meaning defined above

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