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Ramp up the Flavor With Ramps!

Like all of us, the Veggie Spy is making adjustments to the new Market mode of operating and the pre-order and pick-up means there are plenty of veggies available! 

Ramp season has just begun and are only available for a brief time.  Ramps, also called wild leeks, are native to the Eastern US and are one of the first edible plants to come up in the Spring.  Ramps take 5-7 years to be ready for harvest. For this reason, ramps at the Market are typically...

The indoor Worthington Farmers Market is closed due to the Coronavirus pandemic. As an alternative, we have created a list of producers and how to contact them to purchase their products directly.

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1PrREVSjXh6d0S_oV3OGpoRFx8EgtV1iDM53pcqArjYc/edit?usp=sharing


Provided COVID-19 restrictions do not expand, we will again offer a convenient, drive-through/pick-up location, at the Worthington Community CenterSaturday, March 28, 10am to Noon, for your PRE-ORDER purc...

The indoor Worthington Farmers Market will be closed again on Saturday. As an alternative, we have created this list of producers and how to contact them to purchase their products directly.

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1PrREVSjXh6d0S_oV3OGpoRFx8EgtV1iDM53pcqArjYc/edit?usp=sharing

As long as the current COVID-19 restrictions do not expand, we will offer a convenient, drive-through pick-up location, at the Worthington Community Center, this Saturday, March 21, from 10am to 12pm for your PR...

The Worthington Partnership takes pride in programming events to bring the community together. And, based on this week's order restricting large gatherings issued by Governor Mike DeWine’s office and the Ohio Department of Health, The Worthington Farmers Market will be closed this Saturday, March 14 to help prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus.

The health and safety of our Market community – our producers, our shoppers, our volunteers, and our staff - are top of mind for us in making this decisio...

Fresh Picks from our Veggie Spy

Let's Laud Lettuce!

Lettuce is probably the most popular green in the world. And why not? With dozens of varieties and almost no calories, lettuce is the mainstay of salads, sandwiches, and more. It is also loaded with vitamins A, C, and K, as well as folates. In ancient Egyptian mythology, Min was god of both fertility AND lettuce. Another great reason to be a lettuce fan!

This week 9N Farms has Salanova , a tender buttery lettuce developed by Dutch seed scientists. Curi...

Fresh Picks from our Veggie Spy

Make Leap Day a Celebration With Carnival Squash!

Did you know that Carnival was celebrated this month in Rio de Janeiro? And, we have more reason to celebrate this month with tomorrow's Leap Day! Join in the February festivities with carnival squash from the Market!

This beautiful, multicolored winter squash will add to the fun factor of any meal. Carnival squash is a hybrid descendant of squashes native to Mexico and was first introduced in the 1990s. They are great add...

Fresh Picks from our Veggie Spy

Radishes are Back! 

It's been a while, but radishes have made a return to the winter Market! Everyone is familiar with this root vegetable that was originally domesticated in Asia. Radishes are an excellent source of fiber, vitamin C, folic acid and potassium. In fact, just one cup of sliced radishes has 22% of the required daily vitamin C intake. Radishes are also used as a remedy for stomach and intestinal disorders, fever, colds and coughs. And, radishes have just 1 c...

Family Fun!

We're not your garden variety farmers market! You may know the Worthington Farmers Market for being one of the largest farmers markets in Central Ohio. Or, maybe you think of us as your favorite place to buy your eggs. But did you know we're growing our family-friendly programming?

Walk with a Doc at the Worthington Farmers Market

Free and all ages and abilities-friendly! No sign-up needed. Walk With A Doc is a national, grassroots, non-profit organization with the goal of establishing a he...

February is National Snack Food Month

Did you know that February is a month-long opportunity to celebrate your favorite snack foods?! Yep - February is National Snack Food Month, and I for one will be celebrating by incorporating a variety of new and healthier snacks into my routine.

The Veggie Spy, Dr. Matt (The Wellness Doctor) and Dr. Jen (Walk with a Doc) have all discussed the nutritional values and benefits of incorporating microgreens into a healthy diet. And, with a variety of microgreens avail...

Get Your Snack Game on this Super Saturday!

Whether you're on Team Savory or Team Sweet, we've got your Super Bowl snacking spread at this week's Worthington Farmers Market!

Eggs for deviling? By the dozen! Chorizo sausage for 7-layer dips? Done! Artisan breads for dippin'? Dough'nt you know it! Gourmet pizzas for sharing? Coming right up - Fresh-baked and faster than delivery!

Root for the home team this Super Bowl weekend by shopping small and local at Saturday's Worthington Farmers Market! We're open...

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