market garden


Definition of market garden


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Other Words from market garden

market gardener noun, British
market gardening noun, British

Examples of market garden in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web At the market garden, five interns and a garden manager tend to beans, zucchini and carrots, which will stock hungry kids' backpacks and be given to a local nonprofit. Erin Adler, Star Tribune, 20 July 2021 Bilhartz said the McHaneys are simply looking to sell produce to make their market garden sustainable, unencumbered by overreaching government rules. San Antonio Express-News, 31 May 2018 The low, muddy island is known for market gardens as well as fish. The Economist, 11 Jan. 2020 The region around Orléans, thank heavens, is a region of market gardens and orchards. Mark Hutchinson, Harper's magazine, 16 Sep. 2019 Nine market gardens are up and running, and three times as many forage banks are keeping cattle fed in the lean season. Aryn Baker / Mbar Toubab, Time, 12 Sep. 2019 La Saisonnière has a market garden with a wide array of African agricultural products, but its activities also include sewing, weaving, and even carpentry. Hannifah Sawadogo, The Christian Science Monitor, 14 June 2018 Dinner began with a market garden salad topped with Pecorino, toasted hazelnuts, and a truffle vinaigrette, followed by a choice of dover sole meunière or slow-roasted lamb for the entrée. Alexandra Macon, Vogue, 24 May 2018 Many Chinese also ran successful market gardens in what now is Garden City, delivering fresh produce to local restaurants and markets. Dana Oland, idahostatesman, 26 Jan. 2018

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First Known Use of market garden

1727, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of market garden was in 1727

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24 Jul 2021

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“Market garden.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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