Farmer's Market http://nhpr.org en Vermont Farmers Markets Level Off In Number Despite Grower Waiting Lists http://nhpr.org/post/vermont-farmers-markets-level-number-despite-grower-waiting-lists <p><span style="color: rgb(59, 59, 59); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif;">In the past several decades, farmers markets have developed into a significant source of sales of Vermont agricultural products, driven by increasing demand for local food.</span></p><p style="color: rgb(59, 59, 59); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif;">Winter markets and even virtual farmers markets are one sign of success.</p><p style="color: rgb(59, 59, 59); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif;">In recent years, though, the number of summer and winter markets has leveled out.</p> Wed, 28 May 2014 20:46:00 +0000 Steve Zind 49301 at http://nhpr.org Vermont Farmers Markets Level Off In Number Despite Grower Waiting Lists Monadnock Food Co-op Named Best Start-up http://nhpr.org/post/monadnock-food-co-op-named-best-start <p>The recently opened Monadnock Food Co-op in Keene has just won a national startup of the year award from the Food Co-op Initiative. The Co-op opened for business April 3 with a Grand opening weekend in June.</p><p>For the last three months shoppers like Allison Aldrich have been picking up farmer produced foods at the <a href="http://monadnockfood.coop/" target="_blank">Monadnock Food Co-op</a>.</p> Mon, 22 Jul 2013 18:45:57 +0000 Rose Kundanis 31747 at http://nhpr.org Monadnock Food Co-op Named Best Start-up Folk Show Calendar http://nhpr.org/post/folk-show-calendar <P align=center><STRONG>Wednesday, June 12</STRONG></P> <P><STRONG>&gt;&gt;&gt; McAuley, Horan &amp; O’Caoimh </STRONG>at the Skye Theater~ South Carthage, ME ~ 7pm ~ 207-562-4445, <U><A href="http://www.necelticarts.com/">www.necelticarts.com</A></U></P> <P></P> <P align=center><STRONG>Thursday, June 13</STRONG></P> <P><STRONG>&gt;&gt;&gt;Fatoumata Diawara (Mali folk/rock)</STRONG>at the Loft (Portsmouth Music Hall) ~ Portsmouth, NH ~ 8pm ~ <U><A href="http://www.themusichall.org/">www.themusichall.org</A></U></P> <P></P> <P align=center><STRONG>Friday, June 14</STRONG></P> <P><STRONG> Mon, 10 Jun 2013 00:46:44 +0000 Kate McNally 29149 at http://nhpr.org