Horn of Plenty Marketplace is more than just a simple fruit market. We strive to provide our customers with a wonderful selection of superior quality products at a reasonable price. More importantly, the greatest value at Horn of Plenty Marketplace is our superb customer service.
– Dwayne Smith, Owner
Health Benefits From Eating Fresh Farmer’s Market Food
There are so many wonderful benefits to eating locally grown and sustained produce, dairy, and other food item. Below we wanted to go over some of the best organic foods you can eat. Of course, whenever drastically changing your diet, it can be beneficial to consult a physician.
We’ve all heard the cliche: “An apple a day keeps the doctor away,” but there actually a lot of truth to that statement! Just make sure the apples are organic, as there have been many studies done on how non-organic can have pesticide residue on them. Apples are a great source of fiber and Vitamin C.
There are many benefits of strawberries, and in moderation can increase your body’s health. Strawberries can boost your immune system with Vitamin C, and there have also been studies done that they can promote health in your eyes. You can also reduce your body’s inflammation levels by eating strawberries.
Locally grown honey is a superfood. With so many American consuming processed sugar, we really want to get the word out more about locally grown organic raw honey. Leading an active life with consistent workouts at the gym can lead to better health. Most people take sugary sports drinks with them. However a great trick we learned to sneak honey into your diet is to take a water bottle and put in 1 to 2 tablespoons of honey in it for energy during your workout.
Farmer’s Market Online Marketing – Promote Your Superfood Selection!
We truly believe in healthy, tasty produce; and we want as many people in America to feel the positive effects of eating healthy. That being said, if you own a farmer’s market, we wanted to give you some tips on how you can improve your online presence.
1)Get A Website To Display All Of Your Food Products
You may know where to get yummy local honey or know the person who makes the best baklava in town, however if you don’t have a website to showcase your products you are greatly lowering your audience base, which less people eating healthy! You can definitely outsource this to a web design company, but if you are on a budget, you can call your website hosting company and have them set up a “WordPress”. It’s a really easy to learn CMS or Content Management System to be able to easily create product pages for all of your scrumptious local produce.
2) Get A Farmer’s Market SEO Strategy
People in your area are constantly searching for “farmer’s market” in Google and you are letting your potential customers down if you don’t show up in the top of search results through what is called search engine optimization or SEO. You really need an SEO expert or digital marketing agency to handle this, but we can give you some suggestions before you a hire a firm.
Check back soon for more ideas on how you can get more people to find your farmer’s market!