Homer Farmers Market

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Homer Farmers Market: Don’t forget Wednesday market

Food Hub also is an option for locally grown food.

 

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Homer Farmers Market: See what inspires you

From fresh vegetables to knife sharpening, there’s lots to inspire at the the Homer Farmers Market

 

The entrance to the Homer Farmers Market as seen on May 29, 2021.

Homer Farmers Market: Opening with an amazing kick-off

New vendors join familiar booths

 

Margarida Kondak, right, hands a visitor a mask before she walks in at the Homer Farmers Market entrance on Saturday, May 30, 2020 in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)

Farmers market reopens with new director, more booths

Changes include new market director, relaxation of COVID-19 safety policies and return of craft and hot-foot vendors.

Margarida Kondak, right, hands a visitor a mask before she walks in at the Homer Farmers Market entrance on Saturday, May 30, 2020 in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)
Homer Farmers Market: The market has reached the end of the season

Homer Farmers Market: The market has reached the end of the season

Last staffed Market is Saturday; no Harvest Party will be held

Homer Farmers Market: The market has reached the end of the season
Homer Farmers Market: Harvest keeps coming

Homer Farmers Market: Harvest keeps coming

The Market isn’t over yet and will run through September

Homer Farmers Market: Harvest keeps coming
Homer Farmers Market: Too much tasty food is a good problem

Homer Farmers Market: Too much tasty food is a good problem

Summer’s bounty is a wonderful thing

Homer Farmers Market: Too much tasty food is a good problem
Homer Farmers Market: In Homer, people love good food

Homer Farmers Market: In Homer, people love good food

I can be a lazy gardener, I have to admit. Things I thought would go to my refrigerator go to seed instead. Luckily, I also… Continue reading

Homer Farmers Market: In Homer, people love good food
Homer Farmers Market: It’s time to stock up for winter

Homer Farmers Market: It’s time to stock up for winter

The end of summer is drawing near

Homer Farmers Market: It’s time to stock up for winter
Homer Farmers Market: Great harvest inspires sharing

Homer Farmers Market: Great harvest inspires sharing

I love this time of the year when people can’t help but brag a little bit about the abundance that they have created in their… Continue reading

Homer Farmers Market: Great harvest inspires sharing
Homer Farmers Market: Succession planting keeps crops coming

Homer Farmers Market: Succession planting keeps crops coming

My strawberries are finally starting to peter out. It’s been super abundant this year, with a couple of batches of jam and lots of healthy,… Continue reading

Homer Farmers Market: Succession planting keeps crops coming
Homer Farmers Market: Farmers create diverse local food system

Homer Farmers Market: Farmers create diverse local food system

I had an inspiring conversation recently with Carolina Behe of the Inuit Circumpolar Council after she presented on a huge study regarding Inuit food security… Continue reading

Homer Farmers Market: Farmers create diverse local food system
Homer Farmers Market: Booths are brimming

Homer Farmers Market: Booths are brimming

I didn’t even get to the Homer Farmers Market until 2 p.m. It used to be that if you weren’t there right at 10 a.m.… Continue reading

Homer Farmers Market: Booths are brimming
The Alaska Grown logo.

Homer Farmers Market: Customers drive local food options

At the Homer Farmers Market on Saturday I overheard one of the farmers telling a customer the secret to the Market’s success. She summed it… Continue reading

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Homer Farmers Market: Keep farmers safe — and farming

Homer Farmers Market: Keep farmers safe — and farming

It is interesting how the COVID-19 situation has amplified so many people’s awareness of what is important. We are learning to localize more than ever,… Continue reading

Homer Farmers Market: Keep farmers safe — and farming
Homer Farmers Market: Farmers offer stability in times of uncertainty

Homer Farmers Market: Farmers offer stability in times of uncertainty

In a time of uncertainty, it certainly is nice to know where the stability is. This spring, when farmers markets around the country were getting… Continue reading

Homer Farmers Market: Farmers offer stability in times of uncertainty
Homer Farmers Market: Options abound for fresh local food

Homer Farmers Market: Options abound for fresh local food

July is upon us with all the regular harvest surprises. The Wednesday Markets have now been added to the weekly Saturday Markets down on Ocean… Continue reading

Homer Farmers Market: Options abound for fresh local food
Homer Farmers Market: Pandemic connections as important as food

Homer Farmers Market: Pandemic connections as important as food

This is indeed an odd summer. The weather has been amazing, but tourism is down. Around the state, farmers markets report that numbers are down… Continue reading

Homer Farmers Market: Pandemic connections as important as food
Homer Farmers Market: Like yoga, some Market vendors going online

Homer Farmers Market: Like yoga, some Market vendors going online

As I walked by the booths at the Homer Farmers Market last weekend I overheard someone talking to a yoga instructor who excitedly told about… Continue reading

Homer Farmers Market: Like yoga, some Market vendors going online
Homer Farmers Market: Options abound for fresh food

Homer Farmers Market: Options abound for fresh food

It seemed like summer took forever to get here, but it has been lovely. I’m here to remind you that it will go fast. Summer… Continue reading

Homer Farmers Market: Options abound for fresh food
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