Best Farmers’ Market of the Year winner at the Somerset Life Food and Drink awards 2015
PUBLISHED: 09:00 24 October 2015 | UPDATED: 17:40 08 December 2015
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Judges were on the look out for overall presentation of the market, the arrangement of stalls and entertainment and whether it has built upon the needs of consumers and capitalised on the diversity of the region’s local food and drink supply chain.
Sponsored by Bridgwater College
Winner: Taunton Farmers Market
Judges said: Now in its 17th year, Taunton Farmers Market has demonstrated true staying power and its ability to keep customers happy. Each Thursday more than 20 local growers and producers attend Somerset’s only FARMA registered market.
Highly commended: Wells Farmers Market
Now well established and in the most beautiful setting, Wells farmers’ market offers fresh local fruit and vegetables, all served with a smile.
Highly commended: Wiveliscombe Farmers Market
A relatively new market in Somerset, it offers an excellent range of stalls and great quality of foods. The suppliers are very local to Wiveliscombe, with a great passion and knowledge about their products.