Archive for the Farmers Market News Category

Same Great Market; Brand New Street

So you know exactly where Beaverdale Farmers Market opens tomorrow, take a look at this map. Barricades will be set up on Urbandale Avenue at Beaver (east) and 42nd Street (west). Prepared food vendors will be in the left and right turn lanes on the south side of Urbandale

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Thanks, Farmers Market Coalition


“Despite the economic tumult of the past decade, farmers markets have emerged as a success story of America’s food economy” with more than $1 billion annual revenue generated by local farmers, whose numbers have nearly doubled in that decade. As this article says, a lot has changed

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Market Music June 7: Asphalt & Stained Glass

Asphalt & Stained Glass kicks off Beaverdale Farmers Market’s 2016 season on Tuesday, June 7. The band plays an eclectic set of blues-colored pop , rock, jazz, folk and country rock with a mix of guitars, horns, keyboard, drums and harmonies. Asphalt & Stained Glass has performed every year at the market.  This year

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Beaverdale Farmers Market Opens Tuesday, June 7!

Beaverdale Farmers Market staff and volunteers are excited for opening day on Tuesday, June 7 at 4:30 p.m. We’ve been active since the close of market last fall, with new permits, barricades, posters and signs.  The shed was moved and the stage sold, all in preparation for a new location

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Tuesday, June 7: Market Launch and Primary Votes

Happy Memorial Day to our followers and fellow farmers market lovers. A week from tomorrow we will celebrate the opening day of the 2016 Beaverdale Farmers Market on Urbandale Avenue. The market site will go from Beaver Ave. to 42nd St, near Acanthus Lodge #632.  Market hours are

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Beaverdale Farmers Market: New Things in 2016

There are new things in 2016 for Beaverdale Farmers Market, such as two colors of tee shirts (thanks to T-Shirt Graphix) and posters, which are appearing at your favorite spots in the neighborhood. The biggest change this year is the market site, on Urbandale Avenue near the Beaverdale shopping

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Senior Vouchers Available to Use at Farmers Market


Beaverdale Farmers Market vendors who accept checks and vouchers will have signs like the one at left at their market booths. What is the Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program? The Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP)  provides eligible older adults with a booklet of checks ($30) that can be

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BNA News-May 2016

Read the BNA May news about upcoming events: SCRUB Day for Beaverdale on May 21 Tour of Homes on June 11 Grass Seats Cinema on June 16 (click on the image below)

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Cityview’s Best Farmers Market 2016 Runner-Up


How’s this for a cool surprise? The Beaverdale Farmers Market was voted 2016 runner-up for ‘Best Farmers Market’ in Cityview’s annual readers’ poll. Thanks, voters!  We’ll see you at our new location at Urbandale & Beaver Avenues for a new season on June 7, 2016.

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Thanks for a Great Season!

It’s the first day of autumn, and the end of summer means farewell to the Beaverdale Farmers Market for 2015. We enjoyed every week with vendors, customers and musicians who made the market hum along and be a great place to meet neighbors and friends and buy fresh,

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