Minot gives warm reception to farmers markets

Michael W. Sasser/MDN Outside of the Maysa Arena, patrons visit the popular vendor, front, Two Farm Girls, known for their wide assortments of jams, salsa and potatoes as, back, customers purchase mushrooms Saturday afternoon.
Michael W. Sasser/MDN In its 11th season, the North Prairie Farmers Market remains a popular summer attraction in downtown Minot. On Saturday afternoon patrons purchased locally made ice cream, handmade pottery and a variety of produce. The North Prairie Farmers Market is open Saturday from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and is located at the corner of Third Avenue SW and First Street SW in Minot.
Michael W. Sasser/MDN Patrons provided a warm welcome to the Minot Farmers Market debut at Maysa Arena on Saturday morning to afternoon. Dozens of vendors sold popular produce including carrots, mushrooms, beets and potatoes along with a variety of breads, jams and homemade salsa. The Minot Farmers Market will be at Oak Park, Tuesday and Thursday from 9 a.m.-noon and Maysa Arena, Saturday from 9 a.m.-noon.