Farmers markets in Connecticut offer fresh, locally grown food

Farmers markets meet at regular intervals during the growing season and bring fresh, locally grown food to the public. Some also offer flowers, soaps, crafts, instruction, and live music.

Russo Park, at DePalma Court and Chapel Street New Haven, CT, 06511 Phone: 203-773-3736

Located in the historic Wooster Square community, this market features everything from fresh fruits and veggies to poultries, beef, fresh seafood, dairy products, goat cheese, herbs, flowers, homespun wool, sprouts and even processed items like baked goods, and bath and body products. A generally warm and cheery atmosphere makes this market a must.
Dates and Hours in 2014: Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., May-December