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Farmers’ Markets open this week

Staff Reports

Joan Sauer of Gardnerville shops for produce at the K&J Orchards booth from Winters, Calif., last summer during the Lampe Park farmers market.

The Esmeralda Avenue Farmers' Market opens 4 p.m. Tuesday, and will run until 8 p.m. every week through September.

Returning this year are K&J Orchards, Schletewitz Family Farms, Dwelly Farms and Daisy Ortiz Farms with all their fruits and vegetables. Paul Schat's Bakery from Carson City will be joining again this year.

Also returning this year is Minden Meat & Deli, Tahoe Bath Works, Wild Tree, Sierra Nevada Gourmet Meats, and Gil's Gourmet. There are many new vendors as well. Live music will fill Esmeralda Avenue again from musicians such as Ten Dollar Pony, Ricky Dees and Acoustic Solution. All of the downtown businesses will also be open. For more information call Roxanne at 782-2444 or Kregg Herz at 775-292-9214.

Farmers' Market at Lampe Park opens Wednesday

Opening day for Farmers Market at Lampe Park in Gardnerville is Wednesday. The market will be open 9 a.m.-1 p.m. every Wednesday, except for June 11 for Carson Valley Days. The Farmers' Market will offer an abundance of farm-fresh produce as well as wide variety of other items including baked goods, hand-crafted candles and many other delights.

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