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St. Paul Farmers’ Market, Minnesota

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The Spread: True locavores haunt the 167 stalls of St. Paul’s downtown Saturday market, and for good reason: every farmer and producer
selling here comes from within a 75-mile radius of the city (a top 10
vote-getter for markets in our AFC survey). Top-selling springtime wares here
include organic asparagus, and veggie- and flower-plant seedlings for
gardeners; summer brings bell peppers, tomatillos, and muskmelons; and
hormone-free poultry, small-batch honey, and artisanal cheeses are available
all year.

Most Unusual
Find:
Unconventional
pastries and baked goods—including tuna empanadas and crisp-crusted
Philippine-style pan de sal rolls—from local bakery A Toast to
Bread.

America's Best Farmers' Markets

St. Paul Farmers’ Market, Minnesota

The Spread: True locavores haunt the 167 stalls of St. Paul’s downtown Saturday market, and for good reason: every farmer and producer
selling here comes from within a 75-mile radius of the city (a top 10
vote-getter for markets in our AFC survey). Top-selling springtime wares here
include organic asparagus, and veggie- and flower-plant seedlings for
gardeners; summer brings bell peppers, tomatillos, and muskmelons; and
hormone-free poultry, small-batch honey, and artisanal cheeses are available
all year.

Most Unusual
Find:
Unconventional
pastries and baked goods—including tuna empanadas and crisp-crusted
Philippine-style pan de sal rolls—from local bakery A Toast to
Bread.

Steve Skjold/Alamy

America's Best Farmers' Markets

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