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Mobile Farmer’s Market By Fresh Approach
April 17, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
The Freshest Cargo is a mobile farmer’s market bringing locally grown organic fruits and vegetables to our Historic Downtown Antioch every Tuesday. Located in the parking lot of the Nick Rodriquez Center, there will be an assorted selection of fruits and vegetables which may include the following:
- berries (blackberries
- bell peppers (red & green)
- strawberries, raspberries)
- cucumbers (slicing & pickling)
- nectarines (white & yellow)
- peaches (white & yellow)
- peppers (habanero
- jalapeno, serrano)
- squash blossoms
- tomatoes (early girl, green, heirloom, red cherry, sungold)
- beets (chioggia & golden)
- rainbow chard
- collard greens
- garlic kale
- long beans
- onions (red & yellow)
- potatoes (red & yukon)
Freshest Cargo’s mission is to create long-term change in local food systems by increasing access to fresh, affordable, and local fruits and vegetables in underserved communities. We serve communities of all ages, ethnicities, and income levels with 100% California grown produce, sourced entirely from small farms within 200 miles of the Bay Area.
By partnering with local health clinics, businesses, city governments, churches, and community centers, we are able to deliver healthy, local food to the places people naturally gather, while honoring each community’s local culture.
We believe that everyone should have equal access to healthy foods, and that the health of our communities and the livelihood of our local farmers should go hand-in-hand.
For more information on Freshest Cargo visit Freshapproach.org
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