Farmer’s Market Shopping tips
5 Quick Tips for shopping the market
Buy What’s in Season-This will ensure and guarantee freshness
Check for cleanliness of food stand and worker(s)-If they are unkempt, how do you think the food would fare?
Check for bugs on produce as well as asking about pesticide usage-You want to know exactly how the food was handled before purchasing
Choose the stand that is popular or has more customers- This is not an absolute, but your first initial shopping trip will be rewarding
Bring an extra tote bag or eco-friendly bag with you- For extra purchases and non-produce items
*Tell me about your market shopping trips. Do you have any stories or tips to share?