Produce Picks for November 25

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Produce Picks for November 25

Each week, our farmers and produce vendors want to let their customers know about some of the special, seasonal items that they will have available for purchase on Saturday. These are just a few of the delicious fruits and vegetables that they will have to offer. Aqua Organics: 3 Varieties of Kale, Basil, Lettuce, Spinach, Sunflower Sprouts, Carrots, Eggs Eco Farm: Kale, Cucumbers, Sungold Cherry Tomatoes, Spinach, Green Onions, Heirloom Collards Erendira: Poinsettias, Brussels Sprouts, Ruskin Beefsteak Tomatoes,...

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Update: Hurricane Relief Effort 2017

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Update: Hurricane Relief Effort 2017

The Downtown Farmers Curb Market’s joint efforts with United City, Jet I.C.U., and Bandaid 4 Puerto Rico will continue this week thanks to the generous support of the Market staff and vendors, the Market customers, and the Lakeland community. Last Saturday, September 30, customers and volunteers joined together to help individuals impacted by Hurricane Irma and Maria by donating money, supplies, and their time–packing boxes and writing heartfelt sympathy cards. On Monday, October 2, Jim Luna, the...

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Hurricane Maria Relief Effort at the Market

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Hurricane Maria Relief Effort at the Market

The Downtown Farmers Curb Market is excited to be partnering with United City, a local 501(c)3 non-profit, to send food and supplies directly to families in Puerto Rico, St. Croix, and St. Thomas, who are struggling in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. Dory Rodriguez, who founded United City along with her husband, was worried about her Mom in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Irma hit. In her hometown of Toa Baja, the river had risen past the limit of 30 feet. “There were a lot of people in the mud because their...

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How to be a Vendor

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How to be a Vendor

The Lakeland Downtown Farmers Curb Market is open every Saturday, 8-2, September through July, on the 200 & 300 blocks of N. Kentucky Avenue. We emphasize handmade, homegrown, wholesome products, with a few exceptions that are carefully controlled.  For this reason, not all vendor applications are accepted. Careful consideration is given to the product mix at the Market as well as products that might compete with our Bricks & Mortar Downtown neighbors. Highest priority is given to produce and other high...

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2017-18 Market Year Begins September 2

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2017-18 Market Year Begins September 2

August is HOT! Our vendors need a break, so we will see you on Saturday, September 2 for the Annual Grand Re-Opening Event.  You’ll meet our new vendors and reconnect with our those who’ve been with us for years. Live music will entertain in every block! We will have prize drawings and giveaways. Those interested in joining the family, use the APPLY link under the vendors tab to learn more.

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Fresh Access Bucks Program Continues in 2017-18 Market

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Fresh Access Bucks Program Continues in 2017-18 Market

The Downtown Farmers Curb Market is pleased to be a part of the Florida Organic Growers’ (FOG) application for the Food Insecurity Nutrition Incentive (FINI) grant which will award our market $10,000 worth of Fresh Access Bucks for the 2017-2018 Market year. Please see the Florida Organic Growers’ press release for more details about the grant. We would not have been included in the grant proposal as an existing FOG market without the generous donation from MOSAIC to get us started in 2015.  The seed...

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Welcome to the Market’s New Web Site

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Welcome to the Market’s New Web Site

It’s finally here! At last the Downtown Farmers Curb Market  has its own web site! Take a few minutes to look it over and tell us what you think.  You can send us comments via email on the connect page. Our goal is to keep you updated with the markets current vendors. You can view the vendors by category or alphabetically.  The vendors provide the information about them you see on this site. So if you think a vendor needs more information, let them know! We also provide detailed information on how to become...

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