SUBMITTED TO THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF GRATITUDE BY PAT RICHARDS
Farmers Markets that provide wonderful, local, organic food to nourish our bodies and souls. My husband and I were just remarking tonight that we would not know golden beets existed without our local farmers market!
Farmers Market Facts: They connect urban people with locally grown, farm fresh produce, and give farmers the opportunity to have a personal relationship with customers. They’re also great places for local communities to gather. Local musicians often play songs ranging from comical to sublime. As of 2010, there were 6,132 farmers markets operating across the U.S.