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Farmers Markets in the 8th District
- Delaware County Farmers’ Markets
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- The Food Trust – Farmers’ Market Program
22nd & Tasker Farmers Market
22nd & Tasker Streets | Wednesdays from 2 – 6 pm
Broad & Snyder Farmers Market
Broad Street & Snyder Avenue | Tuesdays from 2 – 6 pm
Kingsessing Recreation Center
Earth Keeper’s Urban Farm Organic Vegetables Sales
51st & Kingsessing Avenue (next to library)
Tuesdays and Wednesdays | 4:30 – 6:30 pm
Weekly Farmer’s Market
Myers Recreation Center – 58th St and Chester Ave | Wednesdays from 2- 6 pm. (part of Food Trust program).
Farmer’s Market at Myers accepts ACCESS Cards, WIC, Senior Farmers’ Market checks
Philadelphia Wholesale Produce Market
6700 Essington Avenue | Open 10 am – 1 pm on weekdays, and Sunday 10 am – Monday at 1 pm. Closed Saturdays.
While catering to mostly commercial outlets, is open to the general public, who is willing to buy in case lots. great opportunity for neighbors to join together to get fruits and vegetables at the wholesale price. Individual consumers must pay vehicle entrance fee to enter facility, of $1.00 for a car, to $3 for pick-ups and SUVs.
51st St and Chester Ave | Thursdays: 4:30 pm – 7 pm
The Farm at Bartram’s Garden
On Lindbergh Blvd. at 54th St (at the entrance to the Gardens and to Bartram Village) | Thursdays at 3:30 p.m.
Vegetables and fruits grown by the local teen-age farmers at The Farm (A great place to visit)
58th Street at Chester Ave. (Down the street from Myers Rec. Center)
Wednesdays: 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
(AccessCards accepted). A wide variety of fresh picked produce and Farm grown specialties.
Clark Park – Saturday Market
43rd Street between Chester and Woodland Ave’s | Saturdays: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Dozens of producers from nearby areas – hundreds of farm and garden products.
Clark Park – Thursday Market
43rd St. and Baltimore Ave. | Thursdays: 3:00 pm– 7:00 pm
Many diﬀerent produce suppliers from the Saturday group.
The WIC Farmers Market Nutrition Program (FMNP) and Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) provide WIC recipients and eligible seniors with resources in the form of fresh, nutritious, unprepared, locally grown fruits, vegetables, and herbs from approved farmers’ markets in Pennsylvania. The purpose of the FMNP and SFMNP is to increase the consumption of fresh fruits and vegetables with low income seniors and WIC recipients, and to expand the awareness, use of and sales at farmer’s markets.
Eligible WIC recipients receive the FMNP during their quarterly WIC visit during the months of May – September. Eligible seniors receive the SFMNP by going to a distribution site in their county. Distribution and redemption sites in the 8th Senatorial District include:
Senior Voucher Distribution Sites
Friendship Circle Senior Center
1515 Lansdowne Avenue
Darby, Pa 19023
Mondays, 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Good Neighbor Senior Center
1085 Hook Road
Sharon Hill, Pa 19079
Mondays, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Schoolhouse Senior Center
600 Swarthmore Avenue
Folsom, Pa 19033
Fridays, 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Farmers Market Voucher Redemption Sites
Lansdowne Farmers Market
30 N. Lansdowne Ave.,
Lansdowne, PA 19050
Find more information, including eligibility requirements for seniors and a complete list of participating markets.