August 7-13 is National Farmers Markets Week. Think of it as a time to make sure you are buying local and eating fresh from the bounty of Maryland farms! The number of Maryland farmers markets has grown from 72 in 2007 to 125 in 2011.
Support farmers markets and you are:
- supporting small family farmers and preserve Maryland farmland
- strengthening your community
- eating healthier with fresher food
- building a stronger future for our state
Click here to learn how you can support your local farmers markets.