THE TEN CORE PRINCIPLES OF A REAL FARMERS’ MARKET

The ten core principle of a real farmers' market ~ by The Farm Retail Association. Hampshire Farmers' Markets The Farmers’ Market certification provides market organisers with the licence to state that the markets they operate in are “Real ...
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Welcome, Hood Hampshire Honey

Hood Hampshire Honey has evolved around the excess produce given by the bees which Tracey Hood manages in her spare time as a hobby. "I started as a beekeeper in 2011 obtaining my first hive in 2012. My hobby has evolved into a small ...
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New Producer ~ Butler Country Estates

We are thrilled to introduce Butler Country Estates as official members of Hampshire Farmers' Markets! 💚 The Butler Country Estates smokery lies in the heart of Hampshire, a few minutes from the River Test, Itchen and Meon, three of the ...
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Leckford Farmers’ Market

It's a special year for us, we're celebrating 20 years of Hampshire Farmers' Markets. To mark this milestone, we brought our farmers' market to The Leckford Estate in Stockbridge. On Saturday the 22nd of June 2019, thirty of our producers came ...
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Winchester Farmers’ Market – 20th Anniversary

On the 16th of May, 1999 Hampshire welcomed its very first farmers’ market on Middle Brook Street in Winchester. This year, in 2019 we celebrated 20 years of Hampshire Farmers' Markets, with our long-standing; Winchester Farmers' Market on the ...
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Celebrating 20 Years

Claire Pitcher looks back over the last two decades of Hampshire Farmers’ Markets and speaks to three of their producers, old and new. It was on May 16th, 1999 that Hampshire welcomed its very first farmers’ market on Middle Brook Street in ...
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Mother’s Day ~ 5 things to do in Winchester

5 Things To Do With Mum In Winchester This Sunday Walk The Water Meadows Winchester is host to a fantastic network of footpaths. Park at St Catherine’s Hill and follow the River Itchen through the meadows and Winchester College’s grounds. ...
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What makes us special 💚

We support small local businesses. For many of our producers, we act as a reliable shop front. Our stall-holders are able to sell to the Hampshire community, engage with existing customers, as well as attracting new ones. Enjoy ...
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The Results are In! – Great Hampshire Sausage and Pie Competition

GREAT HAMPSHIRE SAUSAGE AND PIE CHAMPIONS 2019 REVEALED Local butchers and producers gathered at the Holiday Inn near Winchester on Wednesday 20th February for the much-anticipated results of the Great Hampshire Sausage and Pie Competition 2019, ...
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Our top tips for getting the most out of a trip to your local Hampshire Farmers’ Market.

1. Arrive early.Markets tend to be less crowded right when they open and just before they close. Try going to your market at different times to figure out the best time for you. For the best selection, go to the farmers market early. Popular goods ...
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