"Since Farmer’s Market season seems to be in full swing now, I am sharing my best tricks for shopping at your local farmer’s market. I have been shopping at Farmer’s Markets for years now and have learned some secrets and tips along the way and am sharing the ones that work here."
"But farm markets are about so much more than buying food for me. Bursting with colors, they are a hub for neighbors and tourists to mingle, and a very important source of income to the valuable stewards of the land that surround our cities. And nowadays, there is so much more to offer than produce. These markets provide such artisan products as bread, cheese, candles, herbal tinctures, beer, soft and hard cider, even whiskey, not to mention locally made ice cream,...
This week's newsletter comes from a friend and customer of the Worthington Farmers Market , Maria Cannon. The Benefits of Gardening is all about the benefits for your mind, body and soul. Enjoy!
Gardening is a hobby that can be enjoyed by people of all ages and skill levels. It is an activity that builds up both mental and physical health, and it creates a sense of accomplishment even in its simplest forms. Gardening can be especially beneficial for children with special needs, and some simp...
Charqui Jerky is American sourced beef and natural ingredients blended
to create exquisite modern flavor combinations into a high protein,
low fat, low carb artisan snack.
This week Charqui Jerky will donate $1 for every package purchased to the Worthington Resource Pantry in the form of perishable goods from fellow market producers. Come out and support Charqui Jerky, the food pantry, and
all of our market producers.
Oh, and it's just in time for a great Father's Day gift.
A Rutgers University study found that the link between flowers and your satisfaction with life is far more important than previously thought. Having flowers in your home increased happiness, reduces depression and anxiety and actually can increase emotional contact with friends and family. A separate study by Harvard University found the same results – increased compassion, feeling less negative, and more energy at work. In a trifecta of flower research, Texas A & M U...