National Farmer’s Day is coming up on Thursday, October 12. It is a day to pay tribute to all the farmers throughout American history — which is a lot of farmers—as farming is one of the oldest jobs around!
The profession of farming began around 12,000 years ago with the domestication of livestock as hunter/gatherers settled down to plan their own food. Out of agriculture, cities and civilizations grew, and because crops and animals could be farmed to meet demand, the global...
It’s that time of year again! Vendors at the Fort Collins Farmers Market on Harmony and Lemay will be roasting locally-grown peppers every Sunday until hard frost
Both Miller Farms (west side of market) and Pope Farms (east side of market) will be roasting peppers at the Sunday markets from 11am - 3pm, and shoppers can pick up small bag or a bushel.
There will be peppers for every taste, ranging from sweet to mild to extra hot and market patrons will find a wide variety of peppers:...
The Fort Collins-Loveland Farmers Market sponsored by CAMC recognizes that food insecurity is a significant issue in Colorado, with 11% of the population living in poverty. Many of these Coloradans rely on food assistance programs like SNAP (formerly food stamps), which serves more than 485,000 CO residents a month! However, because most SNAP recipients receive $1.41 per meal ($4.23/day), it can be challenging to have enough money to buy food for the whole month. That is why we are proud to ...
Spring is finally here, which means so is Farmers Market season! As always, CAMC is excited to offer fresh produce straight from our farms to your table. Check out the market start dates below and peruse our impressive vendor list!
The Fort Collins Market on Harmony and Lemay will hold its first market of the season on Sunday, May 7 from 11am to 3pm and will be open every Sunday until mid-November, weather permitting. The Wednesday market begins June 14 and will run through September.
While Loco Bueno products are inspired by the flavors of New Mexico, they are definitely Colorado proud, and have been providing northern Colorado with delicious chile sauces since 2009 and newly acquired Ready Beans since 2015. As a 5-year Fort Collins-Loveland Farmers Market vendor, it’s time you learn a little more about them!
What Makes Loco Bueno Unique?
Their sauces — Loco Bueno's red and green chile sauces are both gluten and dairy-free. Their very popular green chile i...
The Fort Collins-Loveland Farmers Market is gearing up for our 2016 season. This year, in addition to all of our great vendors (full list coming soon), we’re also excited to announce the opening of a NEW market day in Loveland. So, mark your calendar for the upcoming market dates:
Fort Collins Market Start Dates
(11am - 3pm at Harmony & Lemay)
Sunday Market begins May 1
Wednesday Market begins June 15
Loveland Market Start Dates
Vegetables Still Available:
Vendors At Sunday Market:
By My Mother's Side
Papa Joe Honey
Home made Pies
Sunray Natural Farms
Big Willy's Produce
We are thrilled to be a part of this campaign through Elevations Credit Union, celebrating Farmers' Markets across northern Colorado!
To celebrate farmers markets and the abundance of local food, Elevations Credit Union is giving back to the community. All you have to do is VOTE!
Vote for your favorite farmers market and Elevations Credit Union will donate $1 to the organization you choose. It’s FREE to give back, and two entrants will be picked to win a 2016 farm share (a $500 val...