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Celebrate National Farmers Market Week!

Support your local farmers and food producers during National Farmers Market Week! Let’s celebrate the people who feed us!

9:30-11:30: Grab a free CFM t-shirt and an iced coffee while supplies last. 

10:30: Panel Discussion with producers and farm advocates moderated by Amanda Vanhoozier, author of Just Picked TX and long-time food/farming community builder based in Coppell.

 

More about the Panel Discussion:
“First ever panel discussion at the Coppell Farmers Market with food artisans, farmers, market managers and avid customers! What are the benefits of farmers markets (food, social, economic, environmental); what is needed to support the farmers and small business start ups; what can be improved for the local food system in North Texas?”
– Amanda Vanhoozier, Panel Moderator

About the panel moderator and Just Picked TX

PANELISTS:

  • Helen Duran, CISD Child Nutrition, Garden/Farm to Table advocate, Educator, CFM Shopper
  • John Doumas, owner of Pop Star Handcrafted Popsicles, CFM vendor
  • Joe Baker, Pastry Chef and owner of Joe the Baker, CFM vendor
  • Keith Copp, large scale vegetable farmer & owner of Harvest to House, key CFM vendor
  • Sue Newhouse, berry and vegetable farmer & owner of Aunt Sue’s Barn, specializes in agrotourism and community education, CFM vendor
  • Amanda Austin, CFM Manager, vegetable/flower farmer, farm educator & advocate

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