Ah, summer! Days spent by the pool, trips to the county fair, and homemade popsicles are all on the horizon. One of the most exciting regular events of the summertime, however, is the local farmer’s market! Often featured at these recurring seasonal events are fresh ingredients from nearby farms, art sales, craft stations, and local entertainment. It’s a great opportunity to stock up on some yummy produce, find a new favorite jewelry or art piece, and spend some quality time with your neighbors.
If you’re not sold on ‘em yet, here are four more reasons why you should support your local farmer’s markets!