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Farmers Market Picnics 2013
Roll up, roll up, come and pin the tail on the rare breed pig, sit in our lovely LFM deckchairs & picnic blankets to watch Punch and Judy. It's all free, no booking required.
The first Picnic (in Wimbledon) was a great success, and you can see photos here. Come to the next one (dates below)
Punch and Judy timings for this weekend:
Parson's Green Farmers' Market - shows at 11am and 1pmRead more
It's blossom time!
It's been a tough last 12 months for growers weather-wise - that's putting it mildly. For that reason, its extremely pleasing to receive some positive news starting to come through finally from some of the growers selling on farmers' markets across London.
Malcolm Stone, of Pippins Orchard, recently sent us this "growing report", and some photos of his trees in blossom.
Islington Plant Fair 19th May
The only plant fair we're holding this year. Sunday 19th May at Islington Farmers Market.Read more
It's cuttlefish season!!
It's only a short season, mind!
Fisherman Les Lawrence of Christchurch Fish sent us this short video of one of their boats hauling in the cuttle traps at the end of last summer. The season generally lasts for about six weeks from mid April as the cuttlefish come inshore in great numbers to lay their eggs. These traps are left down until late summer so that the eggs laid in the traps have a chance to hatch.Read more