Ashland's Saturday Rogue Valley Growers and Crafters Market opens this weekend.
The season's first downtown, weekend farmers market will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 4, on Oak Street, in front of Standing Stone Brewing Co.
Organizers say the farmers, ranchers and food artisans at the market will offer vegetables, baked goods, local honey, sustainably raised meat and free-range eggs, farmstead cheese and jams. Gardeners will find vegetable starts, bedding plants and perennials for sale.
Medford's Saturday market is set to start May 11, with 70 vendors at The Commons, off Sixth Street.