[Market-farming] Farmers Market question

Pat Meadows pat at meadows.pair.com
Mon Jun 25 14:31:01 EDT 2007


On Mon, 25 Jun 2007 13:27:08 -0400, you wrote:

>
>   So often, your locale and marketing sounds much like mine.  Thus, i
>haven't joined in with the other 1 or 2 seasonal vendors so far. 

      <snip>


> but most
>familys in our small, mountainous area who care about vegies have their
>own gardens with the types of stuff this culture so loves - and little
>want of diverse vegies that are naturally grown.  I sell most to folk who
>are not from around here, as they appreciate the wide variety of foods we
>grow.  

     <more snip>

>farm-grown stuff to be produced for a steal - and my time is more
>valuable that that.  I sell to my friends and client at grocery store
>rates, but the locals would't have that.

Isn't it interesting that you and Lynn both live in the Appalachians?
You could have written the above about our area too.

(I live about three miles from Lynn; conditions here are exactly as she
describes them.)

Pat
-- Northern Pennsylvania
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