Crescent City Farmers Market unveils 2013 market token honoring Jim Core

Crescent City Farmers Market unveiled it’s 2013 market token on June 8, honoring farmer Jim Core (February 7, 1941 - August 25, 2012).

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Kid Chef Eliana visits CCFM

Crescent City Farmers Market is excited to host Kid Chef Eliana Saturday, May 18th at 10am, for a book signing and cooking demo.

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Market Umbrella Executive Director Richard McCarthy Tapped for Slow Food USA Executive Director Position; Director of Markets Emery Van Hook Sonnier Named Interim Executive Director

After co-founding the Crescent City Farmers Market 17 years ago and founding its parent 501(c)(3) non-profit organization Market Umbrella, with a mission to cultivate the field of public ma…

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CCFM Kicks Off 2013 with Market Match Expansion & Release of Healthy Food Incentives Study Findings

Kick off 2013 with a bang Saturday, January 5 with a fun and educational day at the CCFM!

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Join CCFM at Teen Read Week 2012

In partnership with the New Orleans Public Library, the Crescent City Farmers Market is happy to announce our very own event for Teen Read Week 2012.

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Jim Core

The food community of Greater New Orleans is mourning the loss of charismatic Folsom farmer Jim Core. He lost his battle with cancer early Saturday with family at his side. Chefs loved him.…

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Discover You CAN This Summer at the Crescent City Farmers Market

We are happy to announce that The Crescent City Farmers Market was one of 30 lucky U.S. farmers markets selected by Jarden Home Brands, makers of Ball® Brand Fresh Preserving Products, to …

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CCFM Welcomes Summer Interns Caroline Leland & Tatiana Piskula

Market shoppers, you'll see some new faces under the welcome tent this summer. Please join us in welcoming our fabulous new summer interns to the market and to New Or…

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June is Eat Local Month!

Join us every Saturday during the month of June to celebrate all aspects of eating locally!

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Thank you to our Groupon Grassroots supporters!

Our Groupon Grassroots campaign met and surpassed it's goal of providing 2 weeks of summer Marketeers activities!

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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.