February 13, 2018

At our February CAFMA meeting, Erik Bungo from the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services updated us on the new Produce Safety Rule that may impact some of our farmers.

The rule establishes science-based minimum standards for the safe growing, harvesti...

As part of the Feed VA Day of Action, there will be a pop up farmers market September 29, 2017 11 am - 1:30 pm

November 18, 2016

Locavore's love eating with the season all year long and six of Richmond's farmers markets make that easier by staying open through the winter.

August 8, 2016

August 7-13, 2016 is both Virginia and National Farmers Market Week! Help us celebrate our region's markets by bringing a friend to a local farmers market with you. Let them know how lucky we are to have these gems in our community. We have a recently updated...

April 25, 2016

We're lucky in Richmond. We have six farmers markets open year round. We don't have to wait until spring to shop for high quality locally-raised food. Of course, when spring does roll around and strawberries and asparagus are coming in, we are truly sitting pretty with...

March 25, 2016


The Birdhouse Farmers Market is looking for a new market manager. Could that be you?


Details of the position are below. Email your resume and letter of interest to byrdhousemarket@gmail.com or mail to Birdhouse Farmers Market, 1010 W. Laburnum Ave, RVA 23227.




February 26 marks the second annual CSA Signup Day, an international, virtual event that celebrates Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) and invites people to participate by signing up for a CSA with a local farm. The inaugural CSA Signup Day was held on Saturday Febr...


Farmers Markets in the winter? You bet! Richmond has six that are open year round. What will you likely find? Locally raised meat and eggs, kale, collards, winter squash, onions and root vegetables such as carrots, turnips and sweet potatoes. All local, which means yo...

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