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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Among them are many of the same vendors who participate in the farmers market. John Tuohy, Indianapolis Star, "Speed-eating on menu at Spark!Fishers holiday weekend bash," 28 June 2018 There were no such problems at the Columbia City farmers market, but Bring Seattle Home volunteer Sue Hodes was ready to vent about her experiences elsewhere. Sarah Wu, The Seattle Times, "Head-tax fight hits Seattle’s streets as referendum campaign faces deadline," 11 June 2018 Twelve miles to the west, officials in Clermont last week said Sandy Farnsworth, the dowtown partnership’s new farmers market director, had regained their confidence. Jason Ruiter,, "Clermont decides farmers market doesn't need to copy Winter Garden," 17 Feb. 2018 When the clock hits 7 AM, farmers market goers will arrive, trickling through empty streets before summer’s sun touches nearby rooftops. Adrian White, Good Housekeeping, "Farm Life Isn't Nearly As Idyllic As It Looks On Instagram—But I Still Wouldn’t Trade It For Anything," 11 Jan. 2018 The second was in my Angeli restaurant kitchen a decade later cooking my first farmers market eggplant. Evan Kleiman,, "Cucina Italiana: The joy of eggplant. Try making a timbale," 5 July 2018 The weekly farmers market returns June 13, from 4 to 7 p.m. The market will be held at 153 Spruce St., in Manchester . Quoron Walker, Courant Community, "Spruce Street Market Nights Return," 6 June 2018 Norcross Community Market has been selected to receive an AgSouth Farm Credit farmers market support grant in the amount of $500. Karen Huppertz, ajc, "Norcross community market receives grant from AgSouth farm credit," 4 May 2018 Local school children will be allowed to harvest the fruit and sell it at farmers markets, with their schools keeping the money collected. Enrique Flor, miamiherald, "What do a B-26 bomber and a botanical garden have in common? Hialeah Gardens," 22 June 2018

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1864, in the meaning defined above

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