Farmers markets are a fantastic way to get fresh food that is locally grown at prices comprable to the supermarket. I took a visit to the farmers market and talked to some of the vendors and shoppers to learn more about what they enjoy about the market and what types of produce is available. Check out the video and links below to find a farmers market in Minneapolis, St. Paul and surrounding areas:
Cabbage butterflies can be a problem for your vegetable garden as they lay eggs that hatch worms that will devour the plants. I covered my plants with a light cloth that lets the sunlight in, but keeps the eggs off.