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Guest editorial: Is it time to re-invent your farmers market?

publication date: Jun 1, 2011
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Farmers MarketFarmers markets have blossomed across America; on any Saturday, it seems there is one on every street corner; so, why would anyone write about re-invention of something so successful? Because beneath the booming success of the farmers market there lurks another side, an uncertain, anxious feeling, perhaps in both farmer and customer: Are these markets really helping farmers? Is this concept just a fad? Have the farmers become an afterthought? 

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