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Top Reasons to Shop at a Farmers’ Market

Why shop at a Farmers Market?

Access to fresh, locally grown foods, for starters. That may be one of the best reasons, but there are many more. Farmers markets have fruits and vegetables at the peak of the growing season. This means produce is at its freshest and tastes the best. The food is typically grown near where you live, not thousands of miles away or another country. Shopping at farmers markets also supports your local farmers and keeps the money you spend on food closer to your neighborhood.
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Oh, My Gulay!

Architect Rey Seneres lives in beautiful New Jersey with wife Arlene and shares with us his album which he titled, Oh, My Gulay! Who would not be charmed by this market place scenes that exemplifies the best of our gulay back home especially now that it is summer. Vegetables and fruits will be bountiful. Thanks to Rey and Arlene!


Eggplants and Ampalaya (Bittermell0ns)


A well stocked Sari-Sari store with fresh produce and other items.


Garlic, cassava and yams.


Arlene delights at the fresh produce!


Tomatoes and more!


Malunggay (Balunggay) and Bokchoi.


String Beans and more.


Alogbate, and who said “Munggo?” . . . . heaven!