Farmers Market News

Good morning everyone! It's that time of the week again! As a reminder to our customers who get EBT (SNAP) benefits, now until February 20th, 2023 you'll be able to use the EBT tokens you get at the market on hot, prepared foods!

@tony_and_the_tuff_times is here at the market playing blues harmonica for us all today! ๐ŸŽถ

Come stop by and grab some of the valleys best fresh produce and handmade goods! We are open until 1pm โ˜€๏ธ
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Good afternoon! Are you ready for another market tomorrow?! There are so many delicious winter fruits and vegetables available now, what's your favorite dish or treat to make during the cold months?

If you are a CalFresh (SNAP) recipient, check yesterday's post for a special announcement about using your EBT (SNAP) for temporary hot food purchases!

We will see you all tomorrow, 8am-1pm โ˜€๏ธ
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We have a special announcement about using your EBT at the market to purchase hot food!

Due to severe winter storms, power outages and flooding, and effective immediately, retail food stores licensed by the Food and Nutrition Service in many counties across California will be able to accept EBT(SNAP) benefits for ๐˜๐˜–๐˜› ๐˜๐˜–๐˜–๐˜‹ purchases until ๐—™๐—ฒ๐—ฏ๐—ฟ๐˜‚๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐˜† ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฌ๐˜๐—ต, ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฏ. This means you will be able to use your EBT coins at the market to purchase hot, prepared foods. These benefits are ๐™๐™€๐™ˆ๐™‹๐™Š๐™๐˜ผ๐™๐™” so be sure to utilize them while you can!

For the next few weeks we will have signs posted with our Food Vendor's letting you know you can use your EBT at their booth.

Source: United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
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Good morning! You know what day it is, it's market day! What's going in your market bag this morning?

Musical entertainment at the market today is the wonderful @horatiomonroe ๐ŸŽถ

We are open until 1pm today!
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Happy Friday everyone! The start of our Winter Market is getting so close!

We will have vendor announcements next week, so be sure to have notifications turned on for our posts!

We can't wait to see you all again Saturday January 21st, 8am-1pm ๐Ÿฅฆ
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Good afternoon everyone! We can't wait to see you all again!

We are counting down the days until our Winter Market starts! Here's our Season Schedule for 2023:

โ„๏ธWinter Market:
โ€ขJan. 21st-March 25th, Saturday's only

๐ŸŒทSpring Market:
โ€ขSaturday's start April 1st-December 16th
โ€ขThursday's start April 6th

Stay safe out there! ๐ŸŒฆ๏ธ
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Thank you for making 2022 an awesome year!

We can't wait to see you all every Saturday starting January 21st, 8am-1pm! Be sure to save the date!
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๐ŸŽ‰ Happy New Year! ๐ŸŽ‰

We are officially 2 weeks and 5 days away from being back every Saturday, 8am-1pm, on 16th st. between H & I streets in Modesto! We can't wait! Be sure to mark your calendars for January 21st! ๐Ÿ—“๏ธ

Have a safe & wonderful Sunday, everyone! Enjoy the sunshine! โ˜€๏ธ
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Good afternoon! We hope you all had a safe and happy holiday!

As a reminder, the market is currently closed. We will be returning Saturday, January 21st for our Winter Market! This market will be Saturday's only 8am-1pm until April 1st when our Spring Market starts up again.

Until then, be sure to follow your favorite MCFM vendors to see what they're up to during the break! Have a wonderful Wednesday ๐Ÿฅฌ
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Happy Holidays and cheers to a beautiful New Year from all of us at the Modesto Certified Farmers' Market!

We cant wait to see you all again next year when our Winter Market starts up on January 21st โ„๏ธ
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Hey everyone ๐Ÿ‘‹
We want to thank you for coming out to our markets this year. We wouldn't be here if it wasn't for the amazing community of folks who want to support fresh and local as well as the wonderful farms and local businesses who share their bounty with us all. It's been a fruitful season and we can't wait to do it again next year!

We will be back every Saturday for our Winter Market starting January 21st! Don't worry, we will send out reminders to make sure you don't miss the date!

From all of us at the Modesto Certified Farmers' Market, thank you for a wonderful year! โค๏ธ
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Good morning! It's our last market of the year! We will be having a Customer Appreciation Giveaway today where we will raffle off 2 Farmers' Market gift baskets.

Chef Mark is here cooking up some delicious recipes using market ingredients! Yum!

Bundle up and come enjoy the morning with us! We are open until 1pm!
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