Support The Farmers Directly (T&C Talk)
November 9th, 2019
26 mins 46 secs
About this Episode
This episode we talk about something we both know a bit about: farmers’ markets. Both NeoCocoa and Spice Hound owe their early success to these neighborhood marketplaces, and we firmly believe they’re an amazing way for new food entrepreneurs to get started. We visit a local market to chat with vendors and shoppers, ponder their growing popularity in urban areas, and share our experiences from over a decade of being behind the table.
Links and Show Notes
- La Cocina —“a nonprofit working to solve problems of equity in business ownership for women, immigrants and people of color.”
Markets we mentioned
- San Mateo farmers’ market
- Ferry Building farmers’ market (San Francisco)
- Downtown Palo Alto farmers’ market
- California Avenue farmers’ market (Palo Alto)
- San Carlos farmers’ market
- Stonestown Galleria farmers’ market (San Francisco)
- Daly City farmers’ market
- Coastside farmers’ market (Half Moon Bay)
- Certified Farmers’ Markets by San Francisco Bay Area County
Farmers’ market associations
- Pacific Coast Farmers’ Market Association (PCFMA)
- Urban Village Farmers’ Markets (UVFM)
- CUESA (Center for Urban Education about Sustainable Agriculture)
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