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About Dallas Farmers Market Team

Here, in the heart of downtown, the Dallas Farmers Market exists to cultivate a healthier, more sustainable lifestyle for all of North Texas. Honesty, transparency and responsibility are the guiding forces behind our organization. We believe in educating our community about how to live in a natural, balanced way.

How to Practice Healthier Eating Habits This Winter

By |2019-12-20T14:47:10-06:00December 20th, 2019|News|

By Greg Lewis Winter is the time for hibernating … if you’re a bear or chipmunk. Even in Texas,  just the thought of Dallas’ average low temperatures makes it easy for us to become couch potatoes, sit in front of the TV and eat junk food. But staying healthy all year long isn’t impossible. While [...]

Ka-Tip Thai Street Food

By |2019-12-17T12:04:37-06:00December 17th, 2019|News|

The Best New Dallas Restaurants For 2019 Inside husband-and-wife George Kaiho and Yuyee Sakpanichkul’s casual Thai counter-order spot in the Farmers Market, a chalk drawing depicts an alley of food stands in Bangkok. Recipes were honed over months at farmers markets and pop-ups at breweries (the kaleidoscopic flavors, a world of tang, funk, and sweet [...]

North Texas Pecans Farm Visit

By |2019-11-22T12:09:30-06:00November 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|

The visit to North Texas Pecans was a great success; our team was grateful to learn more about the State Tree of Texas and the process of harvesting pecans. Russell, the owner of North Texas Pecans, has operated over 50 acres of pecan groves since 1997 when he moved from a hobbyist to a true [...]

EXPLORING VEGAN OPTIONS AT THE DALLAS FARMERS MARKET | THE SHED

By |2019-09-13T11:19:10-05:00September 13th, 2019|News|

GUEST BLOG POST by plantcrush, a blog by Ann Mai: The weekend has arrived, which means it’s time to go to brunch at the Dallas Farmers Market! Last weekend, I had the absolute joy of taking part in a collaborative veggie takeover organized by my good friend Brooklynne (@beetsbybrooke) and the Dallas Farmers Market. Brooklynne did [...]

Dallas Farmers Market unwraps popular home decor and fashion store from Waco

By |2019-09-03T15:02:36-05:00September 3rd, 2019|News|

There are fans, and then there are fans. Three separate customers recently flew from Australia to shop at Simply Irresistible, a home decor and apparel boutique with two locations in Waco that stocks one-of-a-kind, vintage, urban, and contemporary pieces. Dallas shoppers won't have to go to nearly those lengths, or even make the drive to Waco, [...]

Dallas Farmers Market ensures there’s no off-season for this Denton farm

By |2019-09-12T16:22:02-05:00June 20th, 2019|News|

Since 2014, Denton Creek Farm has been bringing its fresh produce to the Dallas Farmers Market. But the Ponder-based farm has been nurturing plants from seed to harvest for much longer than that. Keith Copp is a lifelong farmer, and together with his family tends a 40-acre farm that produces a wide range of fresh vegetables, [...]

Dallas Farmers Market crafts empowering arena for female-led collective

By |2019-11-20T11:46:44-06:00June 20th, 2019|News|

Before she founded Luxe District Collective, Anne Yarbrough was working as an accountant. But she knew she wanted a more creative life, as well as more time to spend with her daughter, so with the help of family and friends Yarbrough opened the lifestyle boutique that stocks home goods, garden accessories, and gifts. Making its [...]

Street Market + Taco Libre

By |2019-04-29T15:12:00-05:00April 29th, 2019|Featured, News|

The fifth annual Taco Libre was held on Saturday, April 27th, and The Shed was filled with 30 taco vendors, live music, and luchadores who competed throughout the day. Taco Libre provided the unique opportunity to see live Mexican professional wrestling (luchadores) compete with their colorful masks in a central ring located inside The Shed. [...]

Easter + All Things Spring at the Dallas Farmers Market

By |2019-04-29T15:15:01-05:00April 24th, 2019|Featured, News|

April 19th-21st we celebrate Easter and all things spring at the Dallas Farmers Market. We kicked things off with an Easter Bunny Floral arrangement workshop with Charming @ The Market and in this one hour class we created mini-Easter bouquets while learning about the industry and picking up some helpful tips and tricks that will [...]

The urban farm that grows hope can be found at the Dallas Farmers Market

By |2019-09-12T16:20:22-05:00March 26th, 2019|News|

Did you know that Dallas is home to one of the largest urban farms in America? Bonton Farms is located in a food desert in South Dallas, where access to fresh, healthy food is limited, but it has invested in its people to restore health, create jobs, and ignite hope. Bonton Farms is also home to free-range [...]

Meet the Microgreen!

By |2019-03-26T12:40:20-05:00March 26th, 2019|Featured, News|

Microgreens might not look like much at first. Standing at one to three inches tall with only a pair of leaves just starting to form, they look more like springy ground cover than a delicious addition to most foods. They fall between a “sprout” and the “baby” variety of plants; harvested after the plants have [...]