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 The city wants to create a permanent public space that would, in part, host the farmers market, which is already held there, along with other events. Erik S. Hanley, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "What should be built next to Da Crusher statue in South Milwaukee? The city wants residents' input.," 11 Sep. 2020 The new Phoenix restaurant, located on the northeast corner of 19th Avenue and Indian School Road, will feature items the owners introduced at the farmers market, plus new items soon. Priscilla Totiyapungprasert, The Arizona Republic, "Phoenix has a new vegan restaurant from the owners of this popular farmers market stand," 10 Sep. 2020 When a consumer buys a neat variety of broccoli at the farmers market, the appreciation flows to the farmer, but not to the grower who produced the seed — the farmer behind the farmer. Adrian Higgins, Washington Post, "This year’s unsolicited seed scare highlights the work of legitimate seed growers," 9 Sep. 2020 Perfect for a tea party alongside roaming chickens or for pairing with some sneakers to hit up the farmers market. Courtney Thompson, CNN Underscored, "What is cottagecore? Shop the latest teen trend," 28 Aug. 2020 The Furnace Inn also continues to offer its farmers market on Wednesdays from 1 to 5 p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Susan Harrison,, "Elkridge Volunteer Fire Department now hosting food trucks to-go on Fridays," 28 Aug. 2020 The food truck can be found at the farmers market at 315 South Chestnut St. from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturdays. Brandi Addison, Dallas News, "A new food truck is now serving tacos and aguas frescas at the McKinney Farmers Market," 25 Aug. 2020 According to Lascaro, the market has even attracted out-of-towners who don’t have a local farmers market but are turning away from crowded and understocked grocery stores. Brianna Baker, Smithsonian Magazine, "How a New Jersey Farmers’ Market Went Virtual," 1 May 2020 The children tag along with her to the farmers market or hang out with her in the kitchen. Christine Fernando, The Indianapolis Star, "She started making almond butter at home. Now it's sold at Walmarts across the country.," 20 Aug. 2020

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First Known Use of farmers market

1905, in the meaning defined above

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17 Sep 2020

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“Farmers market.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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