Photos from our National Farmers’ Market Week Celebration

It was a beautiful day at the Manistique Farmers’ Market on Wednesday. TV6 came to visit us and 260 shoppers enjoyed shopping for fresh locally grown and produced foods. We had the first UP Sweet Corn of the season, along with tomatoes, cabbages, beans of every color, kale, beets, new red potatoes, and so much more … YUM! It was a fun day of celebrating National Farmers’ Market Week, with random prize winners at each farmers’ table as a way to say thank-you to our wonderful customers. Enjoy the photos. Come join us next Wednesday from 4-6pm at Little Bear …

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Come Celebrate National Farmers’ Market Week!

Random chances to win fresh produce and/or cottage foods from our farmers. Play Market Bingo while you shop and be entered to win a healthy cooking cook book for your family or a neat package of prizes related to having a healthy plate. Lots of wonderful fresh UP produce and other foods available: Blackberries Rhubarb Tomatoes Red Potatoes Kale Melons Cucumbers Sweet Corn Summer Squash Eggs Honey Baked goods Jams Wheatberries Dried Pastas Kidney Beans Carrots Kohlrabi … and so much more! Related External Links National Farmers – Manistique Farmers Market Weekend Hot Links: Regional arts tax edition — A …

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National Farmers’ Market Week Celebration on August 8th

United States Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack proclaimed August 5-11, 2012 as National Farmers Market Week.  The Manistique Farmers’ Market will be celebrating on Wednesday August 8, 2012 from 4-6pm at Little Bear West Arena in Manistique. Shoppers will have opportunities to win prizes of fresh produce and cottage foods at farmer booths throughout our market. The Manistique Farmers’ Market is a food and farm market only, so you will always find fresh locally grown and produced foods at the market. Farmers’ Market week is the perfect time to thank our farmers and our customers for making the Manistique Farmers’ …

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