Produce Picks for July 22

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Produce Picks for July 22

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: Heirloom Tomatoes, Exotic Mushrooms, Organic Carrots, Mangos Eco Farm: Chinese and Turkish Long Beans, Okra, Passionfruit Erendira: Peas, Watermelon, Corn, Avocados, Peaches, Tomatoes, Cantaloupes Vita: Cherries, Peaches, Florida...

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Now Accepting Applications for the 1st Annual Summer Kids’ Market!

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Now Accepting Applications for the 1st Annual Summer Kids’ Market!

Is your child a budding artist, inventor, or creative salesperson? Give them an exciting new outlet for their entrepreneurial aspirations and urge them to apply for the Downtown Farmers Curb Market’s 1st Annual Summer Kids’ Market! This summer, we want to provide young entrepreneurs a place to test their wares and learn and practice sales and marketing techniques. They can make real money and feel what it’s really like to be a business owner. HOW IT WORKS: Submit your KIDS’ MARKET application....

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Sign up for Text Messages from the Market for a Chance to Win $10 Market Bucks Every Week!

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Sign up for Text Messages from the Market for a Chance to Win $10 Market Bucks Every Week!

There are so many ways to receive information these days–email, text, Facebook, TV, radio, and Google ads, just to name a few! We know you love the Market, and we want to be sure you get the information you need to stay current on Market news and specials. In addition to the web site, our weekly email newsletter, Facebook, Twitter, radio and TV ads, we’ve now added text messaging to our communication toolbox. Don’t worry, we don’t have the staff time dedicated or desire to text you all the...

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Fresh Access Bucks Renewed, Expanded for 2016 Market

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Fresh Access Bucks Renewed, Expanded for 2016 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 each year for the next 3 years. 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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How to be a Market Vendor

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How to be a Market Vendor

So You Want to Be a Vendor… The Lakeland Downtown Farmers Curb Market is open every Saturday, 8-2, September through July, on the 200 block of N. Kentucky Avenue and the 200 block of E. Bay Street. 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.  Highest priority is given to produce and other high quality food products.  Space...

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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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