Building a healthy feast from local eats: The value of a farmer’s market

Children’s Hospital Farmer’s Market

Fresh produce for sale at the Children’s Hospital Farmer’s Market

In Wisconsin, we are fortunate a great variety of fruits and vegetables are locally grown. From cheese and dairy products to vegetables and fruits, Wisconsinites easily can create a healthy feast from local eats.

Even right in our front yard at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, Simon’s Gardens brings delicious, seasonal treats grown on a farm 30 miles away. Every Tuesday, the Simon family sells a variety of fruits and vegetables at the Children’s Hospital Farmer’s Market. Their knowledge of locally grown foods is …Click here to continue reading