Farmers Market in Independence Friday!
The next Owens Valley Certified Farmers Market will take place on Friday Sept. 19 at the Owens Valley Growers Cooperative in Independence between 4 and 7 pm, on the corner of Edwards St. (Route 395) and Kearsarge.
This week’s market will feature tomatoes, melons, apples, pears, chard, summer squash, peppers, beets, carrots, onions, garlic, leeks, eggs, herbs, local arts and crafts, and baked goods. WIC accepted.
For more information, call 760-915-0185.
Farmers Markets in Bishop and Mammoth Lakes
ESCFM continues to celebrate its 20th anniversary. In addition to fresh fruits, veggies, eggs, pastries, treatment options for what ails you, a customer survey, and a drawing for a basket of produce and other goodies donated by the farmers and other vendors, this market will offer live music by local violinists Ella and Rhianna, and a fencing demonstration. The community is invited to “come for the food and stay for the fun!”
Eastern Sierra Certified Farmers’ Market has two locations – Bishop Farmers’ Market, on Saturday mornings from June through October – 9 to 11 a.m., is located westerly of Hwy 395 on Church Street, directly behind City Hall and Skip’s Outdoor Market in Mammoth Lakes, which honors the late Skip Harvey, one time mayor of Mammoth Lakes, on Wednesday evenings from July through October – 4-7 p.m., is located on Hwy 203 at the Mammoth Luxury Outlet Mall.
Seasonal items are offered weekly. There is always something new at the Market!
ESCFM is always looking for suggestions from the community, new farmers/gardeners, complimentary vendors, artists, and entertainment to join adjacent to the weekly Markets. For the Bishop location contact Sue at (760) 937-6768 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org for the Mammoth location contact Cleland at (760) 914-2000 or by e-mail at email@example.com.