Farmers Market in Independence Friday!
The next Owens Valley Certified Farmers Market will take place on Friday October 17 at the Owens Valley Growers Cooperative in Independence between 4 and 7 pm, on the corner of Edwards St. (Route 395) a
This week’s market will feature lettuce, tomatoes, melons, apples, pears, chard, summer and winter squash, peppers, dried beans, onions, eggs, herbs, cactus, local arts and crafts, and baked goods. WIC accepted.
For more information, call 760-915-0185.
Eastern Sierra Certified Farmers’ Market Last Markets of its 20th year!
ESCFM final markets of the 2014 season will be held on Wednesday, October 15 in Mammoth Lakes from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, October 18 in Bishop from 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. Featured items will be duck and chicken eggs, melons, leeks, chard, sweet and hot peppers, okra, green beans, carrots, bok choy, spinach, eggplant, turnips, hot and sweet peppers, tomatillos, squash, apples, pears, herbs, and other fresh fruits, veggies, and a customer survey. There will also be a drawing for a basket of produce and other goodies donated by the farmers and other vendors. The community is invited to “come for the food and stay for the fun!”
Bishop Farmers’ Market is located westerly of Hwy 395 on Church Street, directly behind City Hall and Skip’s Outdoor Market in Mammoth Lakes, which honors the late Skip Harvey, one time mayor of Mammoth Lakes is located on Hwy 203 at the Mammoth Luxury Outlet Mall.
ESCFM is always looking for suggestions from the community, new farmers/gardeners, complimentary vendors, artists, and entertainment to join adjacent to the weekly Markets. For the Bishop location contact Sue at (760) 937-6768 or by e-mail at [email protected] for the Mammoth location contact Cleland at (760) 914-2000 or by e-mail at [email protected].