Category: General Issues

Become a Vendor at Farmers’ Market

Farmers markets, the once-usual way of marketing products over the centuries, are growing again and becoming an important component of purchasing products in the local communities. Such markets are a place where you can find fresh local products, see people living in your community, share great food and buy homemade seasonal delicacies that supermarkets cannot…

What is Organic Food?

Organic nutrition has become one of the trends of our century. Today laws are being considered as a way to reorganize the agriculture for the organic products’ cultivation. In short, this trend is discussed at the state level. History of organic products It is now quite difficult to answer where the idea of organic products…

Grocery, Farmers’ Markets and Farms: Characteristics

The United States has a huge number of supermarkets and farms, where you can buy a variety of goods: from the cheapest to the rather expensive. Consumers are not limited to the ability to choose what they like. What stores do Americans prefer and what price are they willing to pay for quality food? Chain…

How do I Start a Farmers’ Business?

Rule 1. Farm business requires soil. If you are thinking about how to become a farmer, then the first thing that is needed is to decide on which soil, in which sector you will arrange your farm. Of course, you can “practice” on your smaller acres, but, this option will not work if you decide…

Local Products: Benefit or Not?

In the US, restaurants are becoming increasingly popular, announcing that their products are 100% containing no genetically modified substances. Due to the growing competition, many of them decided to go further: they start to cook only vegetarian food from local products, and the second-generation dishes. All this confirms one thing: Americans want to eat only…

What is the Purpose of Farmers Markets?

Throughout the United States of America, farmers’ markets with local suppliers attract buyers by their products – this is a common practice in the season from spring to autumn. Their customers advocate eating foods grown nearby, as they tend to be fresher, healthier, tastier, and more environmentally friendly than products exported from abroad. In addition,…

What do People Sell at Farmers Markets?

Farmers markets are popular in many countries. The products they sell are mostly organic (bio) and environmentally friendly. They are usually arranged on weekends in the open air or under a temporary ceiling. In some places, they work only during the warmer months, for example, in Chicago, you may visit farmer markets from May 1…

Are Farmers Markets Expensive or Where Americans Buy Products?

Food in the US can be bought at farmers markets. They are very popular in the States and usually take place on weekends: where the climate allows (for example, in California) – all year round, and in the northeastern states – only in warm weather. There sold products mainly of organic and environmentally friendly nature….