Organic Markets Carson City NV

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Carson City Wednesday Farmers Market
(775) 746-5024
Pony Express Pavilion; Highway 50
Carson City, NV
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : Yes
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
June-August Wednesday, 3:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
County
Carson City

Minden Farmers Market
(775) 782-2444
Downtown at Esmeralda Ave.
Minden, NV
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : Yes
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
June-September Tuesday, 4:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m.
County
Douglas

Smith & Smith Farms
(775) 246-9005
Dayton, NV
Membership Organizations
Ecovian

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Reno Tamarack Junction Farmers Market
(775) 746-5024
Tamarack Junction Casino; S. Virginia St.
Reno, NV
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : No
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
June-October Fridays, 8:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.
County
Washoe

King's Beach Farmers Market
(530) 823-6183
Highway 28 & Coon St.; P.O. Box 3343 Auburn CA, 95604
Kings Beach, CA
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : Yes
SFMNP Accepted : Yes
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
June-October Tuesday, 8:00 PM- 1:00 PM
County
Placer

Carson City Saturday
(775) 882-6741
Downtown Carson City; 3rd & Curry St.
Carson City, NV
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : Yes
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
June-October Saturday, 9:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.
County
Carson City

Dayton Farmers Market
(775) 250-7884
Hwy 50 & 2nd Ave.; Community Roots Nursery
Dayton, NV
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : Yes
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
June-September Thursday, 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
County
Lyon

Nancy's Green Barn Farm
(775) 246-8456
Dayton, NV
Membership Organizations
Ecovian

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Grow For Me Sustainable Farm
(775) 221-0001
Reno, NV
Membership Organizations
Ecovian

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Nutters Bulk & Natural Foods
2621 5th Ave
Scottsbluff, NV
 
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More Reasons to Go Organic! More Nutrition and More Taste!

More Reasons to Go Organic! More Nutrition and More Taste!

Posted by Staff (09/03/2010 @ 10:03 pm)

The debate rages on but a recent study in Science Daily analyzes conventional versus organic farming and the results went beyond environmental concerns.

In the tug of war over whether organic farming is really better than conventional chemical-laden farming, a new study in the online peer-reviewed journal PLoS One comes out solidly in support of the benefits of organic. Self-described as the most comprehensive study of its kind, researchers from Washington State University found that commercial organic farms produce was more flavorful and nutritious strawberries, while leaving the soil healthier and genetically diverse.

In coming to that conclusion, the scientists analyzed 31 chemical and biological soil properties, soil DNA, as well as the taste, nutrition and quality of three strawberry varieties on 13 organic farms and 13 chemical farms in California, where 90% of the US strawberry crop is grown.

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