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Georgia’s Farmers Market, Downtown Plano
Location: 916 E. 15th Street, Plano, Texas 75074
Hours: 9am – 6pm. Weekends may vary.
This Plano Farmers Market has lots to offer in Plano Texas. They specialize in homegrown produce, locally made jams, honey, salsa, fruit and vegetables. Look out for homemade tamales, pumpkins (during Fall), Elderberry Syrup made in McKinney and local baked treats!
Love going to this market! Excellent produce and great staff. I have started getting the local honey here for my allergies and it is working! Knowledgeable staff !LeeAnn, Plano, TX
Frisco Fresh Market
Hours: 8am – 4pm every Saturday, 10am – 4pm Sunday, year round
Frisco Fresh Market is housed in an open-air pavilion and has an average of 92 stalls. Vendors sell everything from fresh produce and meat, to specialty foods and items for your furry friends. You may even find food samples and fun events planned, like a Fall Petting Zoo!
Dallas: Saturday 9 am – 5 pm & Sunday 10 am – 5 pm, 920 S. Harwood, Dallas
Plano Farmers/Artisan Market, Saturday 9 am – 2 pm, The Shops at Willow Bend
McKinney: Saturday 8 am – 12 noon, Downtown McKinney Square
Richardson: Saturday 9 am – 1 pm, 101 S. Coit Road, Richardson
Carrollton: Sunday 10 am – 2 pm, 2722 N. Josey Lane, Carrollton
Shop Local and Fresh at the Plano Farmers Market
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Some Interesting FAQs about Farmers Markets in Texas:
What is the definition of a farmer?
A farmer is a person who has ownership of, or financial and/or productive responsibility for producing, an agricultural product intended for use as a food or raw material. The term usually applies to people who do some combination of raising field crops, orchards, vineyards, poultry, aquaculture or some other form of livestock. A farm is usually owned by that person or under the direct control of that person.
What is the definition of a Farmers Market?
A Farmers’ Market is a designated location used primarily for the distribution and sale of food directly to consumers by farmers and other producers.
What is a farm stand?
A farm stand is defined as a premise owned and operated by a producer of agricultural food products at which the producer or other persons may offer for sale produce or foods.
Do I need a temporary food establishment permit to sell food at a Farmers Market in Plano Texas?
A temporary food establishment permit is not required to sell whole, intact unprocessed fruits and vegetables and pre-packaged non-potentially hazardous food/time temperature for safety foods.
Can honey be sold at a Farmers Market in Texas?
Yes. Honey may be sold at a farmer’s market. In order to sell honey as food in Texas, you will need to follow the rules for Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) 25 TAC §§229.210-229.222 and obtain a food manufacturing license.
Also, a small honey production operation may sell honey directly to consumers at the beekeeper’s home, a farmer’s market, a farm stand, or a municipal, county, or nonprofit fair, festival or event according to the Health and Safety Code Chapter 437, Section 437.001(7). The honey sold or dispensed must be labeled in accordance with Subchapter E, Chapter 131, Agriculture Code. The label must include: the net weight of the honey expressed in both the avoirdupois and metric systems; the beekeeper’s name and address; and the statement, “Bottled or packaged in a facility not inspected by the Texas Department of State Health Services.”