Another sign that summer is right around the corner? Chicago-area farmers markets kick off the 2021 season this month. As restrictions on outdoor events ease, markets hope to sustain the high interest in local agriculture that led to record sales in 2020.
Reset talks with WBEZ’s Monica Eng about why farmers markets are so important. We also check in on two local markets about their plans for the season.
GUESTS: Monica Eng, WBEZ Curious City reporter; co-host of the podcast Chewing
Myra Gorman, market manager at Downtown Evanston Farmers Market
Ed Kugler, market manager at Ravinia Farmers Market