Market Umbrella is an independent nonprofit 501(c)(3), based in New Orleans, whose mission is to cultivate the field of public markets for public good. Market Umbrella has operated the Crescent City Farmers Markets (CCFM) since 1995.
Have you met these “fun-guys” yet? Welcome Mycelium Express to the Crescent City Farmers Market! Louisiana natives, Rickey and Mike are new to the ‘shroom business, but already fungus wizards. You can find a growing selection of tasty morsels including oysters, chestnuts, lion’s mane, king trumpets and more on their table every week. Check out Mycelium Express at the Wednesday Ochsner, Friday Bucktown, and soon at the Tuesday Uptown markets.
Contact: Rickey Boudreaux
Location: Metairie, LA
The Crescent City Farmers Market operates weekly year-round in four New Orleans neighborhoods. The CCFM hosts nearly 80 local small farmers, fishers and food producers, and more than 100,000 shoppers annually.