Downtown Farmers' Market Blog

Go on an adventure. Explore the ins and the outs of the Downtown Farmers’ Market in Downtown Des Moines (DSM) with a trip through The Market blog. From featured vendors to organic recipes, the blog is where everything comes together. Please reach out to if you’d like to become a guest blogger.

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Say Hello to Wit's End
Kansas Sisters Share What's in Their Bag at the 2021 Downtown Farmers' Market
Say Hello to Simon's Plant Collaborative
Brad Shares What's in the Bag at the 2021 Downtown Farmers' Market
Say Hello to Dog Patch Urban Gardens
New Downtown DSM Art, Attractions and Restaurants to Check Out in 2021
What Vendors Are Saying About the Winter Market - Part Two
What Vendors Are Saying About the Winter Market
One More Month to Shop the 2020 Drive-Through Bite-Size Market
Coffee Shop Girl Needs a Hat
Frisian Farms Cheese House Feels "Gouda" About the Drive-Through Bite-Size Market
A Bite of Normalcy with the Downtown Farmers' Market
Eat Global While Staying Local in DSM
A New Downtown Farmers' Market Experience with Siberian Soap Co.
Downtown Farmers' Market Virtual Market Meet-Up: Week 3 in Review
5 Market Fresh Recipes from UnityPoint Health - Des Moines
Downtown Farmers' Market Virtual Market Meet-Up: Week 2 in Review
Downtown Farmers' Market Virtual Market Meet-Up: Opening Weekend in Review
Cedar Ridge Winery & Distillery Hand Sanitizer Distributed in Downtown DSM
Why Grade A Gardens Remains a Downtown Farmers' Market Vendor Through the Winter Market
What I Love About the Winter Farmers' Market in Downtown DSM
2019 Downtown Farmers' Market Wraps Up This Saturday
Downtown Farmers' Market Fall Fun this October
Downtown Farmers' Market: Drink Vendors in 2019
Downtown Farmers' Market: New Arts & Craft Vendors in 2019
Downtown Farmers Market: Produce Vendors
Enjoy the Sunshine, Shop Local at the 2019 Downtown Farmers' Market
What's Better Than Wine at the Downtown Winter Farmers' Market?
This Must Try Cheese Has a 200 Year History and Can Be Found at the Winter Market
You Have to Check Out The Red Door Press at the Winter Farmers' Market
This Farmers' Market Super Food Will Keep You Warm This Fall
This Sweet and Savory Grilled Ham and Cheese Sandwich is Perfect for Fall
These are the Vendors Selling Fall Produce at the Downtown Farmers' Market
For More Than 30 Years, This Vendor has Been Bringing the Taste of Fall to The Farmers' Market
'Non-Recipe' Recipe: Apple Carrot Slaw
The Perfect Farmers' Market Caprese Salad Recipe
The Ultimate BLT Recipe Using Farmers' Market Ingredients
Harvest Barn Brings the Family Feel to the Downtown Farmers' Market
You've 'Goat' to Check Out Simple Life Farms at The Market
It's a Sweet Time of Year to Visit the Downtown Farmers' Market
'Non-Recipe' Recipe: Sweet and Spicy Broiled Green Beans
Where to Find Sweet Corn at The Downtown Farmers' Market
'Non-Recipe' Recipe: Eggs with Pea Shoots
What Blue Gate Farm Offers at the Downtown Farmers' Market
What Seasonal Produce to Buy at the Downtown Farmers' Market in June
Downtown Farmers' Market 'Huge' for the Wheatgrass Girl
'Non-Recipe' Recipe: Spring Market Pasta
The Countdown to Opening Day of the Farmers' Market Begins!
Find These Farmers' Market Favorites This Valentine's Day
The Personality of the Winter Market - I Will Miss You!
A Few of My Favorite Things at the Winter Market
TV Show Seeks Out Why DSM USA Has Some of the Best Entrepreneurs in the Country
Making the Most of the Last Day of the Downtown Farmers' Market
I Needed a Good Snack and Found it at The Market