Farmer's Markets Anthony NM

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Chaparral Farmers Market
101 County Line, Corner Of County &Amp; State Line
Chaparral, NM
 
El Paso Growers Association I
(915) 820-2281
9484 Dyer Street
El Paso, TX
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : No
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
Saturday, 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Sunday, 7:00 a.m. until sell-out
County
El Paso

El Paso Farmers Market I
(915) 859-2999
816 S. Florence
El Paso, TX
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : Yes
SFMNP Accepted : No
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
Tuesday, 7:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
County
El Paso

Valley Growers Association I
(915) 764-2149
1225 Yandell Drive
El Paso, TX
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : No
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
Tuesday, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
County
EL Paso

Valley Growers Association II
(915) 764-2149
324 N. Zaragosa
El Paso, TX
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : No
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
Sunday, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
County
El Paso

Chaparral Farmers Market
(505) 824-4220
101 County Line, corner of County & State Line
Chaparral, NM
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : No
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
July-October Sunday, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 noon
County
Dona Ana

Sunland Park Farmers Market
(505) 589-0653
Ardovino's Desert Crossing & Ardovino Dr.
Sunland Park, NM
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : Yes
SFMNP Accepted : No
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
May-September Saturday, 7:30 a.m.-12:00 noon
County
Dona Ana

El Paso Growers Association II
(915) 820-2281
411 N. Zaragosa Road
El Paso, TX
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : Yes
SFMNP Accepted : No
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
Monday & Wednesday, 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
County
El Paso

El Paso Growers Association III
(915) 820-2281
1120 McRae
El Paso, TX
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : Yes
SFMNP Accepted : No
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
Tuesday, 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
County
El Paso

El Paso Growers Association IV
(915) 820-2281
655 Sunland Park Drive
El Paso, TX
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : No
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
Thursday, 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
County
El Paso

Farmers' Markets Are for Families

School is out and our children are now on summer vacation – or are they? As a parent of three young girls, my wife and I find ourselves signing up the kids for various summer activities such as swimming, drama camp, dance classes and music, to name a few. However, beyond organized classes and camps, summer is also a great time to involve your kids in engaging outdoor activities in new learning environments to stimulate their growth.

One of my favorite summer activities is attending the local farmers’ market with my kids. Your local market provides an ideal environment where children can learn about their food and also practically apply skills and knowledge they have developed during the school year.

Experienced farmers and produce growers are the teachers in this informal classroom. If the market isn’t too busy, my children and I take advantage of their knowledge by asking a variety of questions. Farmers take a lot of pride in their work and always seem eager to explain the process by which they have cultivated their crops. From growing tips to advice on how to adapt to unfavorable weather conditions, there is always a great tale to share.

It is often challenging for my children to begin a conversation with the farmers, so I frequently pose the first question. Once dialogue is initiated, their hesitation fades and their natural curiosity leads to engaging conversations. Together we learn how long it takes to grow each vegetable, the best tool for the job and if ...

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