Broccoli: you either love it or hate it. If you love it, you’re in luck! Like many other vegetables, it is packed with nutrients such as fiber, vitamin C, and potassium. If you don’t love it, don’t go away just yet.

As broccoli hits the market, we wanted to remind you why your support for local farmers is so important. It is mutually beneficial for both you and the farmers. Check out the graphic below to learn more about how your purchase of broccoli at Countryside Farmers’ Market at Howe Meadow does not only score points in quality, but also in sustainability. (And if you are a broccoli hater, just pretend we are talking about tomatoes.)

From Farm to Market

The benefits or buying local are countless. Here are just a few reasons to choose the farmers’ market: