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Duluth Farmer's Market, Minnesota Grown, and Minnesota Christmas Tree Association
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Farmer Doug and Lois are dedicated to bring customers the highest quality & best tasting fresh fruits and vegetables possible.  

The Duluth Farmer's Market located at 14th Avenue East and 3rd Street is a great place to meet Farmer Doug and Lois. Open Wednesdays from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 7:00 a.m. to noon, you'll find a variety of flowers, fresh veggies, chickens, eggs and other tasty and tempting items. Stop in and say hi! 

Farmer_Doug_Hoffbauers_EggsYou can also find us at the Downtown Farmers Market on Tuesdays during the summer from 11:00 to 1:00, at Chester Bowl's Fall Fest and other festivals and markets.

Farmer Doug lives this life because he's good at it, but his passion is growing Christmas trees.  Graduating from U of M in Forestry 30 something years ago, he has used his education to produce the best local Christmas trees in the Duluth area.  You can find Farmer Doug selling his trees at the Duluth Farmer's Market daily from the day after Thanksgiving until December 23rd.  You can also send a fragrant gift from the northland by going to our other website www.balsamwreath.com.

TEN REASONS TO BUY YOUR FOOD FROM A LOCAL FAMILY FARM

  1. Locally grown food is fresher and tastes better.
  2. Family farms help to protect the environment.
  3. Buying locally conserves precious resources by not having to travel more than 50 miles. 
  4. Thriving family farms build rural economies.
  5. By buying locally, you can learn how your food was grown.  You can talk to the grower. 
  6. Local family farms help children learn heathy values.
  7. Locally grown food protects genetic diversity.
  8. Many local family farms grow diverse products.
  9. Local family farms pay local taxes and by their supplies locally.
  10. Local family farms mean food security.