Organic farmer Larry Park has been growing vegetables in Marana for eight years and has been farming since he was a child growing up in Douglas. Video by Tony Davis / Arizona Daily Star
Heirloom Farmers Markets will hold its 12th Annual Chile Festival at its three markets from Friday through Sunday.
Jesse Owens Park didn't attract enough drive-by traffic.
Permanent pavilion planned there; St. Philip's market to go on, too.
Tucson-based Heirloom Farmers Markets hosts four weekly markets featuring regionally grown fresh and prepared foods, including fruit, vegetables, salsa, bread and more, depending on the market.
More than 50 local restaurants, breweries and wineries, as well as more than 80 Heirloom Farmers Markets vendors, will come together from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. tomorrow for the Viva la Local Food Festival at Rillito Downs Park, 4502 N. First Ave.
There are ways to get healthy food without breaking the bank. The Star's Angela Pittenger, Centsible Mom, discusses ways to save money by visiting one of the many farmers markets and discount stores.
The former Tucson Farmers Market (now Heirloom Farmers Markets) at St. Philip's Plaza has be…
Fresh vegetables and fruit are plentiful at Grammy's Garden, one of several booths that open each weekend at the Heirloom Farmers Markets (formerly Tucson Farmers Markets).
Jana Sweets keeps a watch on her honey stand - Bee Chama Honey. The farmers' market gives visitors an opportunity to buy products directly from the source.
Rowan and Curtis Pingree settle in for some Popsicles while hanging out at the market. They were at the market on Saturday.
Dragnass Soap offers a variety of scents at its booth at the Heirloom Farmers Markets, St. Philip's Plaza, 4300 N. Campbell Ave.
The former Tucson Farmers Market (now Heirloom Farmers Markets) at St. Philip's Plaza has been a popular Sunday event at the River Road-Campbell Avenue intersection. The market now will be open on Saturdays as well.