KANSAS CITY, Mo. — If you have a favorite farmers market in the Kansas City metro, it’s time to let others know.
The America’s Farmers Market Celebration showcases popular markets around the country that are helping make a difference for farmers, small businesses, and communities.
Shoppers can vote for their favorite farmers market online. The top five markets will get cash prizes. The market that gets the most votes wins $10,000.
The money must be used toward marketing, communications and other options that will help even more people in the community realize what the farmers market has to offer.
There are more than 7,000 farmers markets in the running, so if you have a favorite one in the Kansas City metro, it’s time to click here to vote!
The contest is presented by American Farmland Trust. The group works to raise awareness about conservation practices and that the techniques as necessary for America to continue to grow the amount of food it produces.
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