Thursday, June 25, 2009
Clarksdale's Farmers Market Is Now Open!
Check out this photo of the fields at Chicken Scratch Farm in Alligator, MS. If you're down in the Delta this summer, you can sample their wares at the Clarksdale Farmers Market, held on Saturdays in the 200 block of Delta Avenue. On sale now: pecks of purple hull peas, Black Beauty eggplants, tomatoes, and yellow squash grown by the crew at Chicken Scratch Farm, as well as farmers and community gardeners in Marks, Friars Point and Moon Lake.