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Call for Volunteers: Farm to Table Dinner

The Coppell Farmers Market is seeking volunteers for the Fall Farm to Table Dinner. This fundraising dinner celebrates & honors everyone who participates in fostering community through the Coppell Farmers Market, including:  our market’s farmers and food producers, shoppers, and supporters.

Volunteers will work together to create an energetic, FUN and memorable evening. Volunteers will be provided with deli sandwiches and snacks. More than 70 individuals are...   | Read More

What’s Fresh September 23

SNAP Benefits Accepted at our market.

Fruits and Vegetables

Hydroponic Lettuce, Mustard Greens, Sorrel, Arugula, Purslane, Watercress, and Basil Okra- Red and Green Butternut Squash Acorn Squash Mini Pumpkins Spaghetti Squash Potatoes- Red, White Onions- Red, White, Yellow Sweet Peppers- Carmen & Bell Egg Plant- Italian and Asian Summer Squash- Pattypan, Yellow and Zucchini Cucumber Micro Greens (sunflower, radish, pea, broccoli)...   | Read More

Panel Discussion Wrap Up

On Saturday, August 12th the Coppell Farmers Market celebrated National Farmers Market week. A group of panelists comprised of food producers and farm advocates discussed the significance and challenges of farmers markets. The panel discussion moderated by Amanda Vanhoozier, author of Just Picked TX and long-time food/farming community builder based in Coppell.“As we were just getting into the introductions, there was this positive wave of energy that began to enrich the...   | Read More

What’s Fresh September 16

SNAP Benefits Accepted at our market.

Fruits and Vegetables

Muscedine Grapes Hydroponic Lettuce, Sorrel, Arugula, Purslane, Watercress, and Basil Okra- Red and Green Shelled Field Peas Acorn Squash Sweet Potatoes Potatoes- Red, Purple, White Onions- Red, White, Yellow Sweet Peppers- Bell, Carmen Hot Peppers- Jalapeno, Banana Egg Plant- Italian and Asian Summer Squash- Pattypan, Yellow and Zucchini Cucumber- Slicer Micro Greens...   | Read More

Farmer Update: Anticipating Seasonal Change & New Crops

Most North Texas farmers will be picking eggplants, summer squash, okra and basil right up to the first frost of the year, which typically arrives in mid-November. Right now at the Coppell Farmers Market shoppers can find the last of summer tomatoes and cantaloupes. They’ll enjoy new finds like Muscadine grapes and Fairy Tale eggplant, and should definitely load up on the last of the season’s storage crops (potatoes and onions).

With more than two months remaining before the first...   | Read More

What’s Fresh September 9

SNAP Benefits Accepted at our market.

Fruit – Cantaloupe, Muscadine Grapes, Jujube

Vegetables– Okra- Red and Green Varieties Shelled Field Peas- Cream and Black Eyed Tomatoes- Slicer, Cherry, Grape, & Green Potatoes- Red, Purple, White Onions- Red, White, Yellow Bell Peppers Hot Peppers- Jalapeno, Banana Egg Plant- Italian and Asian Varieties Summer Squash-...   | Read More

What’s Fresh September 2

SNAP Benefits Accepted at our market.

Fruit – Cantaloupe, Muscadine Grapes, Jujube

Vegetables– Okra- Red and Green Varieties Shelled Field Peas- Cream and Black Eyed Tomatoes- Slicer, Cherry, Grape, & Green Potatoes- Red, Purple, White Onions- Red, White, Yellow Bell Peppers Hot Peppers- Jalapeno, Banana Egg Plant- Italian and Asian Varieties Summer Squash- Yellow and Zucchini Cucumber-...   | Read More

Why I like to shop the Coppell Farmers Market

An Opinion Piece from Coppell High School Senior, Fiona Koshy 

I have always loved Saturday mornings.

The feeling of waking up devoid of the usual tasks and responsibilities of a typical weekday is replaced with pure bliss. One of the first things I do is pour a fresh cup of coffee, grab my book and have a nice, slow start to the morning.

A new addition to this beloved ritual has been my mornings at the Coppell Farmers Market.

When I...   | Read More

What’s Fresh August 26

SNAP Benefits Accepted at our market.

Fruit – Cantaloupe, Watermelon, Grapes, Jujube

Vegetables– Okra- Red and Green Varieties Shelled Field Peas- Cream and Black Eyed Tomatoes- Slicer, Cherry, Grape, & Green Potatoes- Red, Purple, White Onions- Red, White, Yellow Bell Peppers Hot Peppers- Jalapeno, Banana Egg Plant- Italian and Asian Varieties Summer Squash- Yellow and Zucchini Cucumber-...   | Read More

Become an Instagram Takeover Guest

Did you follow last Saturday’s social media takeover on the Coppell Farmers Market Instagram? This was the first of many “takeovers” of our market’s social media account, for which community members are documenting and sharing their individual experiences as shoppers and visitors at the Coppell Farmers Market. We hope you’ll follow along.

An Instagram takeover is the process of taking over someone else’s Instagram account temporarily and sharing content with their...   | Read More

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