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Even with record cold and wet conditions this spring, shoppers are noticing a wide variety of locally grown produce at the Maple Grove Farmers Market. “This really is the place to buy the freshest locally grown produce,” said Market Manager Kirsten Bansen Weigle. “Our vendors harvest just hours before bringing the produce to market — [...]

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Opening day of the 11th annual Maple Grove Farmers Market was a blustery, mostly cloudy afternoon. But the weather did not stop people from heading out the market. Carol Morris, market coordinator said there were around 1,500 people, between adults and children, that came to the market’s opening day. “Pretty respectable for a very gray [...]

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Thriving local foods marketplace draws neighbors to Maple Grove Community Center   The opening horn at 3 p.m. Thursday, June 12, will start the Maple Grove Farmers Market’s 11th season at the Maple Grove Community Center, 12951 Weaver Lake Road in Maple Grove. This year’s market will feature nearly 50 vendors and will be open [...]

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Area residents were able to get a sneak peak, and even a taste, of this year’s Maple Grove Farmers Market. The wet, rainy weather didn’t stop shoppers from coming into the Maple Grove Community Center to shop at the Maple Grove Farmers Market Spring Preview event on May 8. Over 20 vendors had goods for [...]

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Spring Preview event set for May 8   More than 25 farmers market vendors will showcase, sample and sell their wares at the third annual Maple Grove Farmers Market Spring Preview. This year’s preview will be Thursday, May 8, from 3 to 7 p.m. inside the Maple Grove Community Center, 12951 Weaver Lake Road. “Our [...]

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Planning begins for 11th season of food and fun   With snow blowing over the parking lot at the Maple Grove Community Center, Farmers Market organizers and growers alike are snug inside planning for the upcoming season Vendor applications are available for the 2014 season at www.maplegrovefarmersmarket.com. “Many vendors return to our Market year after [...]

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Maple Grove Farmers Market to host 2 weeks of events for parents and children Unfortunately, it’s that time of the year when parents are hearing this: “I’m bored. There’s nothing to do.” Fortunately, it’s that time of the year when local produce is rolling into the farmers market in all its colorful, nutritious glory. On [...]

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