BREADA – Cultivating Local Markets


National Farmers Market Week

Posted August 3 under Press

USDA has declared August 6-12th National Farmers Market Week to highlight the enormous contribution farmers markets have on the health and economy of local communities. USDA estimates that farmers markets have a 9 billion dollar annual impact on the US economy.

Farmers Markets:

  • Stimulate local economies
  • Preserve farmland
  • Increase access to fresh food
  • Support healthy communities
  • Promote sustainability