Keep things fresh: Farmers Markets in the South Bay

Supporting local growers by purchasing their fresh and organically grown produce is not only a great idea, but a healthy one as well. They have the perfect ingredients for some fresh salads, stir fry dishes, and desserts. Right now delicious mandarins, kumquats, asparagus, cabbage, pea shoots, radishes, snow peas and winter squash are in season. The Marina del Rey Farmers’ Market takes place on Saturdays from 9AM -2PM. The Torrance Farmers’ Market takes place on Tuesdays and Sundays from 8am-1pm. The Redondo Beach Farmers’ Market takes place every Thursday from 8am-1pm. The Hermosa Beach one takes place every Wednesday from 11am-4pm. The Manhattan Farmers’ Market takes place on Tuesday 11AM-4PM. Most farmers’ markets also carry herbs, eggs, nuts, flowers, and more. Happy shopping!