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ARTICLE_TEXT <p>Spring has finally arrived in the Ozarks. With the change of seasons and increase in temperatures come the arrival of gardens and fresh produce. You can find locally grown vegetables for sale at farmers' markets that are now operating in our community. In addition to vegetables, market goers also can choose from local meat, bakery goods, cheese and various handmade items.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><b><a href="http://www.historiccstreet.com/c-street-city-market.html">The C-Street City Market&nbsp;</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;</b></p> <p>Open Saturdays through October 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.&nbsp;</p> <p>321 E Commercial, Springfield, MO 65803</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><b><a href="http://springfieldfarmersmarket.com/">Greater Springfield Farmers' Market</a></b></p> <p>Open Saturdays through October 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.</p> <p>Open Tuesdays and Thursdays 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.</p> <p>2951 S Glenstone, Springfield, Missouri 65804</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://loveyourfarmer.com/ "><b>Farmers' Market of the Ozarks&nbsp;</b></a></p> <p>Open Saturdays through October 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.</p> <p>Open Thursdays 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.&nbsp;</p> <p>4139 S Nature Center Way, Springfield, Missouri 65804</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.fairgrovefarmersmarket.com/"><b>Fair Grove Farmers' Market</b></a></p> <p>Open Wednesdays 3:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.</p> <p>Highway 125 and Main Street, Fair Grove, Missouri 65648 <br /> &nbsp;</p> <p>Once you have visited a local market, you may be interested in&nbsp;checking out some of these library materials.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><img vspace="1" hspace="4" align="left" title=" " alt=" " src="http://www.syndetics.com/index.aspx?isbn=9780811875028/SC.GIF&amp;client=sprgr&amp;type=springimage" /></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://catalog.coolcat.org/iii/encore/record/C__Rb2700490__SAt%20the%20Farmers%27%20Market%20with%20Kids%3A%20Recipe%20and%20Projects%20for%20Little%20Hands__Orightresult__U__X4?lang=eng&amp;suite=cobalt">At the Farmers' Market with Kids: Recipe and Projects for Little Hands</a> by Leslie Jonath and Ethel Brennan.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><img vspace="1" hspace="4" align="left" title=" " alt=" " src="http://www.syndetics.com/index.aspx?isbn=9781740899796/SC.GIF&amp;client=sprgr&amp;type=springimage" /></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;<a href="http://catalog.coolcat.org/iii/encore/record/C__Rb2554587__SCooking%20from%20the%20Farmers%27%20Market__Orightresult__U__X7?lang=eng&amp;suite=cobalt">Cooking from the Farmers' Market</a> by Tasha De Serio and Jodi Lianoby&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><img vspace="1" hspace="4" align="left" title=" " alt=" " src="http://www.syndetics.com/index.aspx?isbn=9780740791444/SC.GIF&amp;client=sprgr&amp;type=springimage" /></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://catalog.coolcat.org/iii/encore/record/C__Rb2551287__SEating%20Local%3A%20The%20Cookbook%20Inspired%20by%20America%27s%20Farmers__Orightresult__U__X4?lang=eng&amp;suite=cobalt">Eating Local: The Cookbook Inspired by America's Farmers</a> by Sur La Table with Janet Fletcher</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><img vspace="1" hspace="4" align="left" title=" " alt=" " src="http://www.syndetics.com/index.aspx?isbn=9781578264209/SC.GIF&amp;client=sprgr&amp;type=springimage" /></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://catalog.coolcat.org/iii/encore/record/C__Rb2739276__SFarmstand%20Favorites%20Cookbook%3A%20Over%20300%20Recipes%20Celebrating%20Local%2C%20Farm-Fresh%20Food%20__Orightresult__U__X4?lang=eng&amp;suite=cobalt">Farmstand Favorites Cookbook: Over 300 Recipes Celebrating Local, Farm-Fresh Food</a> by Catarina Astrom<br /> &nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>
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Community Matters

Local Farmers' Markets

Spring has finally arrived in the Ozarks. With the change of seasons and increase in temperatures come the arrival of gardens and fresh produce. You can find locally grown vegetables for sale at farmers' markets that are now operating in our community. In addition to vegetables, market goers also can choose from local meat, bakery goods, cheese and various handmade items.

 

The C-Street City Market   

Open Saturdays through October 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. 

321 E Commercial, Springfield, MO 65803

 

Greater Springfield Farmers' Market

Open Saturdays through October 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Open Tuesdays and Thursdays 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

2951 S Glenstone, Springfield, Missouri 65804

 

Farmers' Market of the Ozarks 

Open Saturdays through October 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Open Thursdays 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. 

4139 S Nature Center Way, Springfield, Missouri 65804

 

Fair Grove Farmers' Market

Open Wednesdays 3:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Highway 125 and Main Street, Fair Grove, Missouri 65648
 

Once you have visited a local market, you may be interested in checking out some of these library materials.

 

 

At the Farmers' Market with Kids: Recipe and Projects for Little Hands by Leslie Jonath and Ethel Brennan.

 

 

 

 Cooking from the Farmers' Market by Tasha De Serio and Jodi Lianoby 

 

 

 

 

Eating Local: The Cookbook Inspired by America's Farmers by Sur La Table with Janet Fletcher

 

 

 

 

Farmstand Favorites Cookbook: Over 300 Recipes Celebrating Local, Farm-Fresh Food by Catarina Astrom
 

 

 

 

 

 


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