Yorktown Market Days is honoring the local farmers who provide homegrown products with activities to celebrate National Farmers’ Market Week from 8 a.m. to noon this Saturday, Aug. 5, and next Saturday, Aug. 12, on the Yorktown waterfront.
The Yorktown Farmers’ Market features family-owned and operated farms selling their products at Riverwalk Landing on Saturdays during the summer.
The second week in August recognizes the vital impact farmers markets play in the nation’s food system—by preserving farmland through economic viability, promoting sustainability, and supporting healthy communities, a release said.
Yorktown Market Days is a one-stop shop for seasonal produce; farm meats and seafood; fresh poultry and eggs; artisan bread and made-from-scratch desserts; honey, jams, and sauces; flowers, plants, and herbs; coffee, tea, fresh-pressed juices, and wine; unique local art; and even gourmet dog treats.
More than 40 local vendors will set up their tables along the York R...
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