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Our readers share their favourite farmers markets

Check out some of our readers' suggestions, or tell us about the best farmers markets in your area.

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Tell us about the best agritourism sites in your community. — Photo courtesy Kristina D.C. Hoeppner/Flickr Creative Commons

Agritourism is becoming more popular among RVers, especially those seeking to improve their health with wholesome locally grown foods. We asked our readers to suggest their favourite farmers markets, and we encourage you to submit your own suggestions to add to our list.

Here are a few of the top markets you will want to visit:

Santa Fe Weekly Green Market, Santa Fe, New Mexico

This market is bursting with activity, located at 1607 Paseo de Peralta. All the goods are made or grown locally, and there is a diverse range of products to choose from. To learn more, visit the market website.

Submitted by Barbara McDowell

Loma Linda Farmers Market in Loma Linda, California

This market takes place on Tuesday evenings from 4 to 7:30 p.m. in downtown Loma Linda. For more information, visit the market website.

Submitted by Debra Mummy

Covert Farms in Oliver, British Columbia

This lush organic market has regular events and a wine lounge, as well as U-pick produce and more. For more information, visit the Covert Farms website.

Submitted by Linda Isaak

Outlook Farmers Market, Outlook, Saskatchewan

With its seemingly endless selection of locally grown produce, this market is a must-see. To learn more, check out this article.

Osoyoos Market on Main, Osoyoos, British Columbia

Since its start in 2006, the Osoyoos Market on Main has been abuzz with activity. To learn more, visit the market website.

Lacombe, Alberta

There are a number of agritourism hot spots in Lacombe: everything from dairy products to locally raised meat and produce. For more information, check out this article.

Rose City Farmers Market, Camrose, Alberta

On Thursdays from 2 to 6 pm., the community of Camrose hosts its Rose City Farmers Market. Check the event's Facebook page to see updated information on seasonal times and locations.

Saskatoon Farmers Market, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Located at the scenic River Landing, the Saskatoon Farmers Market runs on Saturdays and Sundays year-round, Wednesdays from May through December, and the merchants are open six days a week. For more information, visit the market website.

To submit your own favourite farmers market, fill out our form and let us know!

 

 

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