La Familia Verde Farmer's Market open on East Tremont Avenue

Bronx residents can find fresh, locally grown fruits and vegetables. (7/8/14)

THE BRONX - An open-air market with plenty of fresh produce has opened for a 13th year in Tremont. 

La Familia Verde Farmer's Market on East Tremont Avenue has an array of fruits and vegetables, all grown at five community gardens around the borough. 

Manager Karen Washington says it's all about making local, fresh foods available at affordable prices to people in the Bronx. 

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The market will now be open from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. every Tuesday until November. 

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