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Farmers markets open the summer with fresh food

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SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) -

It's that time of the year again, when fresh fruit and vegetables make their way onto our dinner tables and barbecues. Shreveport's market will be opening up this weekend.

Here's a list of farmers markets and roadside produce stands where you can grab some fresh victuals. 

Louisiana

Caddo Parish

Shreveport

Shreveport Farmers' Market:

Open May 31 - Aug. 30

Tuesdays 3 to 6 p.m. through July 15

Saturdays 7 a.m. to noon, except June 21

Dixie

Ryan Farms-Roadside Stand

June through mid-August: Monday-Saturday 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

October through Christmas: Monday-Saturday Hours vary, call ahead

Contact Scott Ryan 318-425-3004

Keithville

Pop's Produce-Roadside Stand

May through October

Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturday 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Contact Betty Williams 318-925-5248

 

Bossier Parish

Haughton

Blueberry Hill Farm-Roadside Stand

June through July 15

Monday through Saturday 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Contact Wendell "Mac" McCoskey 318-949-4930

 

Bienville Parish

Gibsland

Gibsland Farmers Market

June 7 through October

Wednesday and Saturday 7 a.m. until sold out

Contact 318-263-7400

 

Natchitoches Parish

Natchitoches

Cane River Green Market

April 28 through July 28

Saturday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Contact 318-238-7500

Ajax

Mims Produce-Roadside Stand

May through November

Monday through Saturday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Contact Delores Mims 318-796-2537


Red River Parish

Coushatta

Ed Lester Farms-Roadside Stand

May through August

Monday through Saturday 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Contact Ed Lester III 318-932-4298 or 800-256-3276

Me & D's Fruit Orchard-Roadside Stand

May through August

Daily 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Contact Charles and Doris Jones 318-932-4275

Lake End

Jason Anderson Produce-Roadside Stand

May through October

Monday through Saturday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Contact Jason and Erica Anderson 318-932-1432

 

Sabine Parish

Fort Jessup

Bountiful Gardens-Roadside Stand

April through November

Saturday 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Contact John and Jodi Harris 318-419-0149

 

Arkansas

Howard County

Nashville

Howard County Farmers' Market

May through October

Monday through Wednesday 7 a.m. until sold out

Contact Debra Bolding 870-557-2352 or 870-845-1262

 

Oklahoma

McCurtain County

Idabel

Idabel Farmer's Market

April through September

Contact 580-212-6964

 

Texas

Harrison County

Longview

Longview Farmers Market

Open Date: May 26

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 7 a.m. to noon

Contact Gerald and Daphine Claiborne 903-842-3353

Marshall

Harrison County Farmers Market

May through August

Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday 7 a.m. to sold out

Contact 903-935-8413

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