Why promote farmers markets?
There are many great reasons to shop at the farmers market such as:
- Buy high-quality, fresh, seasonal food
- Eat more fruits and vegetables
- Support local farmers
- Support local economy
- Protect the environment by cutting down on excessive transportation
How can I help?
Use the Washington State Farmers Market Association to find a market near you. If you find one close by, encourage employees to walk to the market for their lunch and breaks.