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Celebrate National Farmer’s Day on October 12

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...

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Roasted Peppers Have Hit The Markets

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:...

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Proud To Be a Double Up Food Bucks Colorado Participant

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 ...

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Dublin Harpers to play at this Sunday’s Market!

Join us at this Sunday’s Fort Collins Market (June 25, 2017) for some serious Celtic fun! In addition to all of our great vendors, we will be hosting the Dublin Harpers, an award-winning family musical show that highlights Celtic music on harps, percussion and also through dance! From youngest to oldest, all the members of the family play harps built by hand in their home shop.

 

The Dublin Harpers will be performing at the market from open to close (11am - 3pm), so be sure to b...

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The 2017 Fort Collins-Loveland Farmers Market Season Begins May 7!

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.

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Thank You For a Wonderful Season

The vendors at the CAMC  Fort Collins-Loveland Farmers Market want to thank you all for visiting us out at the markets this season. We're passionate about our products and love sharing them with you all. We will be "hibernating" for the winter, but can't wait to see you all again in the spring!...

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Vendor Spotlight: Loco Bueno Chile Sauces & Ready Beans

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...

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We’re Open Sunday, November 15!

Vegetables Still Available: 

Celery
Kohlrabi
Leeks
Potatoes
Winter squashes
Peppers
Onions
Greenhouse peppers
Tomatoes
Cucumbers

Vendors At Sunday Market:

Pappardelle's Pasta
By My Mother's Side
Miller Farms
Agustina's Salsas
Papa Joe Honey
Home made Pies
Cheese
Sunray Natural Farms
Tamales
Kettle Korn
Honeyacre Produce
Big Willy's Produce
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What’s In Season?

The weather is transitioning, which means what's available at the Farmers' Market is also transitioning. Wondering what you can find at the Market this week? Check out the list below and our Crop Calendar to be prepared for the months to come.

 

Apples
Beets
Bell Peppers
Broccoli
Cabbage
Cantaloupe - ending soon!
Carrots
Cauliflower
Celery
Chile Peppers
Cucumbers
Eggplant
Grapes
Green Beans
Herbs
Honeydew - ending soon!
Lettuce
Onions
Pears
P...

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