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Pickles, popcorn and more!

Pickles, popcorn and more!

The Virginia General Assembly has amended section § 3.2-5130 of the Code of Virginia to greatly expand the types of prepared foods individuals can make and sell from their homes or at farmers markets. That list now includes pickles and other acidified vegetables, dried fruits, dry herbs, dry seasonings, dry mixtures, coated and uncoated nuts, […]

May 7, 2013 | By | Reply More
Farmers Market.co Nutrition Incentive Program Soars Beyond Expectations

Farmers Market.co Nutrition Incentive Program Soars Beyond Expectations

Group Seeks Private and Corporate Funding to Continue Wildly Successful Program– $20,000 Needed Immediately for 2013 Season By DeLaura Padovan, King George Farmers’ Market Manager Through the Farmers Market.co’s Nutrition Incentive Program, low-income families were able to double their purchasing power at regional farmers markets in 2012. But heading into the 2013 season, this regional […]

January 24, 2013 | By | Reply More
Fall Festival at the Market on 10/6!

Fall Festival at the Market on 10/6!

Join the celebration at the Fredericksburg City Farmers Market! We’ll be celebrating the fall harvest and the wonderful farmers who bring it to our tables on Saturday, October 6, from 10am-2pm at Hurkamp Park! There will be lots of activities for folks of all ages! Enter the Best Pie Contest or the Pumpkin Carving Contest! Click the […]

September 26, 2012 | By | Reply More