OK, so I’m fairly ashamed to say that it only occurred to me last week to do a Google search for local farmers’ markets within 20 miles of where I live in Chesterfield. I don’t know why I hadn’t looked before. It’s possible that because Chesterfield is a market town with a huge market four days a week, I just figured anything else wouldn’t be as good.
But what you begin to realise fairly quickly if you frequent markets is that there is a big difference between food you buy at a run-of-the-mill market and the food you can buy at a farmers’ market. Continue reading