Farmers' Markets in Eastern Ontario
Find wonderful farmers' markets in eastern Ontario, specifically Prescott-Russell, Stormont-Dundas-Glengarry, Cornwall, Akwesasne, and the center/east/south of Ottawa.
Shopping at a farmers' market does wonders. Buying local food builds the local economy for mutual prosperity. It supports small scale family farms and food artisans. It grounds you in local identity and flavours. It creates bonds and relationships between producers and consumers.
In this photo, two members of the EOAN, Vergers Villeneuve and Jambel Cuisine, attend the Ottawa Farmers Market at Lansdowne. The photo is courtesy of the Ottawa Farmers Market.
Farmers' markets are now recruiting vendors for the 2021 market season (farmers, food artisans, prepared food vendors, sometimes crafters). Check this map for a farmers' market near you, in a suitable market area, and with the right combination of vendors to suite your situation.
Read this business case about deciding to attend a farmers market, published in February 2021 in the Eastern Ontario AgriNews.