12 May '11, 9am

Save Money – Shop at the Farmers Market Instead of the Grocery Store

Save Money – Shop at the Farmers Market Instead of the Grocery Store

This study reflects my experience in shopping at farmers’ markets. I started shopping at farmers’ markets more than twenty years ago when I had very little money and I found that farmers’ markets were much cheaper. There are no certified organic farmers at my local farmers’ market, but the produce they sell there is still cheaper than the produce at the grocery stores. The quality is better, too, and I think that’s probably the number one reason people shop at farmers’ markets. However, this study should help to dispel the myths that only wealthy foodies can afford lettuce at the farmers’ market.

Full article: http://eatdrinkbetter.com/2011/05/12/save-money-%e2%80%93...

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