Farmer's Markets Bardstown KY

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Bardstown Farmers Market
(502) 348-5947
East Flaget between 2nd & 3rd Streets
Bardstown, KY
General Information
Covered : Yes
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : No
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
May-October Tuesday, Friday & Saturday, 7:30a.m. - 12:30noon

Farmers Market at the Depot
(859) 336-5440
101 East Depot St
Springfield, KY
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : No
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
May-October Saturday 9 am - 12 noon
County
Washington

Taylorsville Main Street Farmers Market
(502) 252-1400
46 East Main Street; Parking Lot of T&R Antiques
Taylorsville, KY
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : No
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
May-October Wednesday, Saturday, 8:00a.m. - 12:00noon
County
Spencer

Bowling Green Farmers Market
(270) 782-8465
1751 Scottsville Road; Parking Lot in Front of Hobby Lobby
Bowling Green, KY
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : No
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
April-November Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday, 6:00a.m. - Sell Out
County
Warren

Johnson County Farmers Market
(606) 789-8108
F M Stafford Avenue; 1-1/2 Blocks East of KY 321
Paintsville, KY
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : No
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
June-Mid September Tuesday & Thursday, 4:00p.m. - Sell Out

Botland Food Coop
(502) 348-8976
3 Miles from Bardstown on way to Springfield; where 150 intersects with 65
Bardstown, KY
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : No
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
April-November Saturday, 8:00a.m. - 2:00p.m.

Washington County Farmers Market
(859) 336-3810
Depot Street
Springfield, KY
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : No
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
May-November Saturday, 8:00a.m. - 1:00p.m.

Bullitt Country Farmers Market
1825 South Preston Highway
Shepherdsville, KY
 
Urban Fresh Market at Spalding University
(502) 775-4041
S. 4th St between York and Breckinridge; Spalding University, Kutz Green
Louisville, KY
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : No
SNAP Accepted : Yes
Hours
June-October Monday 11 pm - 2 pm
County
Jefferson

Carter County Farmers Market
(606) 474-6686
Big Value Supermarket Parking Lot
Olive Hill, KY
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : No
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
July-October Wednesday & Saturday, 8:00a.m. - Sell Out

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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