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Farmers market move: just a few blocks, but still a big change for Crescent City Farmers Market

Around the world, you find farmers markets in historic halls of iron and glass and in leafy, bucolic town squares.

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Crescent City Farmers Market feels effects of recent flooding

NEW ORLEANS, La. - Farmers Markets are feeling the effects of the recent flooding.

Recently, markets held in the Crescent City have dwindled in size because some vendors are having …

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Cresent City Farmers Market has new Saturday spot

After spending more than two decades on the corner of Magazine and Girod streets, the downtown Crescent City Farmers Market (www.crescent…

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Downtown Crescent City Farmers Market getting a new home

The downtown Crescent City Farmers Market will move its Saturday market to a new location in the Central Business District this fall after more than 20 years at the corner of Girod and Maga…

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Uptown Square’s Crescent City Farmer’s Market more than just produce

Every Tuesday, Uptowners clamor for Homemade Tamales, Artisan Cheeses, Fresh Diary, and Spices. They’re not at Whole Foods or St. James Cheese Company.

Instead, they crowd a tente…

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Louisiana Style: Crescent City Farmer's Market

Celebrity Chef sightings occur at the Crescent City Farmers Market constantly! NOLA.com | The Times-Picyaune captured some of their favorite CCFM moments from the Tuesday Uptown m…

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Off-Bottom Oysters Make Their Debut at the CCFM Saturday, July 18

We're excited to share that we'll have local off-bottom oysters from Caminada Bay Premium Oysters available at the CCFM for a limited time! Though common to the east and west coasts, this product is a Louisiana first. Caminada Bay Premium Oysters will make their debut this Saturday, July 18. These specialty oysters will be offered based on availability at our markets on Tuesday, July 21, Wednesday, July 22, Thursday, July 23, and Saturday, July 25.

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Market Umbrella Awarded Nearly $400,000 to Increase Access to Fresh Fruits and Vegetables for Low-Income New Orleanians

New USDA Food Insecurity Nutrition Incentive grant program funds expanded Market Match SNAP incentive program at the four locations of the Crescent City Farmers Market and pilot program at Circle Food Store

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Market King Cakes!

Not sure where to get your next King Cake? Why not try supporting one of our fantastic bakers and picking up a King Cake at market? With a variety of different flavors and specialty ingredients, you're sure to find the right King Cake for you. Continue reading below for info. on flavors and special orders.

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CCFM Holiday Gift Guide

Planning to come out and make some groceries with us this week? Why not check a few items of your gift list and get the holiday shopping done all in one place? We've got plenty of beautiful, packaged gifts at all four markets, that'll make all the loved ones on your list smile. Check out what we've got and where down below. Shopping locally feels good and tastes great!

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Market Umbrella

 

Market Umbrella is an independent nonprofit 501(c)(3), based in New Orleans, whose mission is to cultivate the field of public markets for public good. Market Umbrella has operated the Crescent City Farmers Markets (CCFM) since 1995.

Crescent City Farmers Market

 

The Crescent City Farmers Market operates weekly year-round in four New Orleans neighborhoods. The CCFM hosts nearly 80 local small farmers, fishers and food producers, and more than 100,000 shoppers annually.

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