cfmc in the news

cfmc in the news

Check out what other folks have to say about the Chicago Farmers Market Collective's efforts to support Chicago's local food system. We thank you for all your support. 

ABC CHICAGO - 'Independent farmers are feeling the economic impact of COVID-19, which forced a lockdown just before the season began for spring farmers markets. But the Chicago Farmers Market Collective is working to replace that income through a virtual marketplace.'

SOUTH SIDE WEEKLY - 'The Chicago Farmers Market Collective has collected information on various other online farmers markets offering delivery of local produce and other foods...'

INSIDE HOOK - 'She has also talked to the Chicago Farmers Market Collective to see how more markets can work together to ensure farmers have a place to sell their goods. “We want to ensure we’re helping the entire food system in Chicago and help all the sustainable farmers as we can,” Flynn adds.' 

WTTW CHICAGO - 
'Members of the Chicago Farmers Market Collective, a loosely organized group that’s seen its ranks double in recent weeks, have been working overtime to figure out how to support their hard-hit vendors in the here and now, while planning for a future that isn’t remotely clear.'

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 
'Virtual markets: 
The Chicago Farmers Market collective lists a growing number of online and farmers markets across the city'