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Three Reasons to Grocery Shop at the CFM this Winter

The Coppell Farmers Market is open for the New Year! Shop for your weekly groceries with us on second and fourth Saturdays January-March: Jan. 12 & 26, Feb. 9 & 23, Mar. 9 & 23. Weekly market days return in April.

Three reasons to shop the Coppell Farmers Market this winter:

 

1.) Cooler temps produce sweeter root crops and greens! Our farmers are growing a wide variety of winter vegetables by utilizing hoop houses and light-weight frost...   | Read More

Holiday Gifts, Cooking Ingredients, and Festivities

The Coppell Farmers Market is your local specialty shop for all things holiday food prep, ready-to-eat crowd pleasers, and handmade gifts. Our market is open weekly thru December 15th, and second/fourth Saturdays from January-March.

Holiday Gifts:Peppermint Bark and Holiday Macaron Boxes from Joe the Baker Aunt Sue’s Barn Gift Bag of Farm Made Preserves + Vinegars Gift Wrapped Bacon Goods from Divine Swine Give the Gift of Spices this Holiday with beSPICED Heirloom...   | Read More

Farm to Table Wrap Up

Last Saturday evening, October 13th, marked the 10th Coppell Farmers Market Farm to Table Dinner, a fundraising event that honors the face and taste of local food, and features food from Coppell Farmers Market (CFM) farmers and producers, prepared by local chefs and students from area culinary schools. Coppell Farmers Market committee members felt a strong sense of community and pride in sharing the celebration of local food with vendors, volunteers, and guests.

Dinner attendee,...   | Read More

Farm to Table dinner

Call for Volunteers: Farm to Table Dinner

Help us support farmers, local food, and sense of community!

The Coppell Farmers Market is seeking volunteers to assist with the sold out Fall Farm to Table Dinner on October 13th. 

Volunteers will be provided with dinner. Training is provided and NO DISHWASHING involved!

About the Dinner: 120 guests enjoy a seven course meal prepared by local chefs and culinary students. This outstanding culinary experience will...   | Read More

Picture Yourself at the Coppell Farmers Market

Through the month of September, the Coppell Farmers Market is participating in “Picture Yourself in Old Town Coppell”, a campaign where participant photographs will be uploaded to digital billboards on SH121 and SH114!

Explore the city, and #VisitOldTownCoppell! Visit each of the nine photo stops in Old Town, take a photo and upload it to your social media sites with the hashtag #visitoldtowncoppell to win a prize and a chance to be on a billboard.

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Garden Time for Kids Schedule: August-October

ABOUT GARDEN TIME FOR KIDS: During this weekly program at the CFM Learning Garden visitors will learn what’s growing and taste test in season vegetables.

WHEN: 10:30-11:15am every market Saturday

LOCATION: The Coppell Farmers Market Learning Garden is located near the splash pad, right next to the flagpole.

ACTIVITY SCHEDULE: 

August 25– Dragonfly...   | Read More

Farmer Update: Late-Season Yields

We’ve been lucky to have a good selection of growers at the Coppell Farmers Market through the month of September due to the cooler temperatures and rain.  This October (as noted in the Dallas Morning News) a handful of growers have exhausted their late summer crops and await their first fall/winter harvest.

Visit on Saturdays for all your grocery needs, including: milk, eggs and bread, and take note that a bigger harvest will return in late October- early...   | Read More

New Farm Alert!

Tree Folk Farm joined the Coppell Farmers Market in early September. The farm specializes in mushroom production and grows vegetables, too, on their 1.3 acre property in Denton, TX.

“We are a diversified farm growing mushrooms, vegetables, fruits, and trees. We practice ecological farming with no till garden beds, only organic approved pest sprays, and homemade compost from veggie scraps, manure, crop residues, and spent mushroom substrate.”

— Matt and Andrea...   | Read More

Foxy Veggies’ Grilled Corn Salad Recipe

Saturday, August 11 Ashley Douglas, owner of FoxyVeggies, to teach cooking demonstration at the Coppell Farmers Market. Douglas is a local chef, creator and educator.

PERFECT SUMMER SALAD RECIPE (as featured in the Dallas Morning News)

Ingredients 4 ears of Corn 3 Limes 1 Cucumber, remove seeds and dice 1/2 Pint Heirloom Cherry Tomatoes, halved 1/2 Cup Red Onion 1/2 Jalapeno, diced 1/2 Cup Feta, Jersey Girls Milk Co. recommended 1/4 Cup Extra...   | Read More

Introducing: The CFM Loyal Shopper Card

Stop by the Coppell Farmers Market for your weekly groceries and a loyalty card this Saturday! On your fifth visit receive a $5 token to spend with any vendor. Loyalty cards available while supplies last. 

Photo from a July 2018 market day, depicting a vendor selling heirloom cherry tomatoes and Moon Glow pears.

WHY SHOP the CFM? Find peak season vegetables and fruits along with pantry...   | Read More

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