Now numbering more than 2,400 nationwide, local farmers’ markets provide one of the best ways of increasing downtown activity, while offering a valuable outlet for area farmers. Author and lecturer Roberta Brandes Gratz takes a closer look at the role farmers’ markets can play — and why they’ve become so popular.
To Market, To Market
Planning Commissioners Journal
Roberta Brandes Gratz
Burlington, VT: Planning Comissioners Journal
May 01, 2001
Agricultural Economic Development, Agricultural Economic Trends, Farming Practices