The Moscow Farmers Market was rated among the top 20 farmers markets in the country, according to a recent contest from the American Farmland Trust.
Moscow Farmers Market rankings were: No. 14 in the Pillar of the Community category; No. 15 in the People’s Choice category, and No. 16 in the Focus on Farmers, Healthy Food for All and Champion for the Environment categories.
Winter Garden Farmers Market in Winter Garden, Florida, swept all five categories.
The other Pacific Northwest farmers markets to make it in the top 50 were the Oregon City Farmers Market in Oregon City, Oregon, and the Camas Farmers Market Camas, Washington.
Moscow Farmers Market was established in 1977. American Farmland Trust is a national nonprofit dedicated to saving farmland. For a complete list of 2016 winners, visit: http://markets.farmland.org.