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Meet Us at The Atchison Farmers Market to Celebrate our 20th Season!

AFM 20 Years Med

Atchison Farmers Market (AFM) held its annual vendor meeting today. Our vendors have been busy tilling, sowing, planting new fruit trees and bushes and planning to bring you a wider variety of fresh produce!

Opening Day is Saturday, May 19, 2018 (8AM to Noon). Tell all your family and friends to “Meet Me at The Market,” to help celebrate the opening of our 20th Farmers Market Season! Atchison Jazz Express will provide entertainment, and we’ll have delicious cake for you to enjoy.

In the meantime, visit our website at, and subscribe to our email list for notifications on upcoming events and festivals!

If you have any questions about our market, our product offerings or becoming a vendor, you can either email us (, or Facebook message us. You can also find us on Twitter and Instagram.

AFM has scheduled many Farmers Market produce-related Festivals and Food Demos for 2018, including two celebrity chefs: Chef Jasper Mirabile of Jasper’s Kansas City Italian Restaurant on Saturday, August 4, 2018 and Chef Alli Winter of Chef Alli’s Farm Fresh Kitchen, on Saturday, August 11! Back-to-back celebrity chefs, showing you how to prepare easy and nutritious Farmers-Market-to-Kitchen meals!

See you soon, at the Market!

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Atchison Farmers Market is Now on Instagram & Twitter!

Connect with all your AFM farmer/vendor friends by following us on Instagram and Twitter for the latest AFM offerings, such as Kids Cooking School (June 23 and July 28) and Celebrity Chef Events: Chef Alli Winter (August 11) and Chef Jasper Mirabile (August 4)!

Tweet @AtchisonFarmers with photos of your newly bought fresh produce or fresh-cut flowers, or comment on quick, nutritious farm-fresh recipe ideas, with your family and friends. Feel free to send out a quick Tweet, inviting your friends to “Meet Me at The Market!”

Or while you are browsing our AFM vendors’ excellent products, you can snap a photo and post it to our AFM Instagram account with hashtag #AFMFreshFriendlyLocal. Need help in choosing which type of tomato or pepper to buy? Snap a pic and post it to Instagram with hashtag #AFMFreshFriendlyLocal and ask your family and friends for their suggestions.

See you at the Market!