Sunday July 14, 2013 | 09:19 AM
Posted by In the City

A visit to the Portland farmers market is always an experience. There's plenty to see and hear, whether it's the produce and plants, the people milling about and meeting up or the entertainers sharing their music or their skills.

And with July now fully here, there's is so much more to taste. From kohlrabi in either purple or green, to cukes in a multitude of varieties, to rainbow chard and garlic scapes there's plenty to bag up and take home thanks to our local farmers.

Here are a few items from Saturday's market at Deering Oaks Park (7 a.m. to noon):

Also visit the Portland farmers market on Wednesdays at Monument Square.

 

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