The farm-to-fork movement is at an all-time high. Shopping at your farmers’ markets guarantees fresh seasonal fruits and veggies for the family while supporting your local economy. Sounds like a win-win, right?
Farm fresh shopping tip: look for vividly colored produce to get the most nutrition for your dollar. Try these summer farmers’ market recipes from Southern Living to cook up your own locally-grown fare. Looking for a quick, easy dinner recipe? Whip up one of Cooking Light‘s simple 30-minute meals using delicious local produce.
Farmers’ markets provide more than just homegrown fruits and veggies: they’re a community-focused destination for friends and family to get together. The local market is also a great spot to meet your neighbors and local business owners while getting Fido and the kids out of the house to enjoy a beautiful day outdoors.