Farmer’s Markets: Best Picks for August


tumblr_nsm6p4NmUo1tg33wpo1_500One of the very best things about summer is all the fresh, delicious fruits and vegetables. My personal favorites are peaches, sweet corn, tomatoes and all of the crispy greens like Swiss chard. A visit to your local farmers market may be in order! To find a farmer’s market in your area, please click the link below:

Find a Farmer’s Market Nearby

Here’s a list of the best produce to look for in August:

Seasonal Veggies Harvested in August: 

Artichokes, Asparagus, Beets, Bell Peppers, Broccoli, Brussels Sprouts, Cabbage, Carrots, Cauliflower, Celery, Chile Peppers, Corn, Cucumbers, Lettuce, Mushrooms, Onions, Potatoes, Snap Beans, Spinach, Squash, Tomatoes, Zucchini

Seasonal Fruits Harvested in August:                            

Apples, Avocados, Blueberries, Cantaloupe, Fig, Grapes, Honeydew, Lemons, Nectarines, Oranges, Peaches, Pears, Plums, Raspberries, Strawberries, Watermelons

Happy shopping!

 

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