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Farmers’ Market on VUMC Plaza Thursday afternoons

May. 23, 2023—The VUMC Farmers’ Market, sponsored by Health Plus is held on the Medical Center Plaza every Thursday between noon and 3:30 p.m., June 1 through Oct. 26. Among the vendors at the market: Cocorico Nashville Essie & Olive Harmony Lane Farm & Creamery Hill and Hollow Farm Homestead Gourmet Laurel Mountain Bakery Nature’s Promise Farm...

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VUMC Farmers’ Market opening postponed

May. 14, 2020—The VUMC Farmers’ Market, which usually opens in early June on the Medical Center plaza, will delay its opening due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Farmers’ Market on VUMC plaza every Thursday through October

Jun. 7, 2018—The Nashville Farmers’ Market at Vanderbilt University Medical Center returns Thursday, June 7 and will be held every Thursday from 1:30 to 5 p.m. through Oct. 25. Vendors will be located on the north end of the Medical Center Plaza. “The Nashville Farmers’ Market at Vanderbilt helps support our faculty, staff, students and visitors by...

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Vanderbilt University Medical Center recalls white eclipse viewing glasses

Aug. 17, 2017—by Cynthia Floyd Manley Vanderbilt University Medical Center has determined that eclipse-viewing glasses purchased from a local vendor and previously distributed to the public may not meet the highest safety standards and should not be used to view the eclipse. The glasses in question have solid white paper frames and include the Vanderbilt Health logo...

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Farmers’ Market returns to plaza June 1

May. 30, 2017—The Nashville Farmers’ Market at Vanderbilt University Medical Center  returns Thursday, June 1, and will be held every Thursday from 2 to 5:30 p.m. through Oct. 26.

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My Southern Health: Tips for putting food safety first at farmers’ markets

Jun. 8, 2016—When shopping at your local farmers' markets, keep food safety in mind.

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VUMC Farmers’ Market to return to plaza location

May. 5, 2016—The Nashville Farmers’ Market at Vanderbilt University Medical Center returns June 2 and will be held every Thursday from 2 to 5 p.m. through Oct. 27.

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This year’s Farmers’ Market set for alternate location

May. 21, 2015—Because of the ongoing restoration work on the Medical Center plaza, the Vanderbilt Farmers' Market will be relocating to the curved section of Medical Center Drive adjacent to Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehabilitation Hospital

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Vanderbilt nutrition educator says St. Patrick’s Day green is the luckiest color for our diets

Mar. 13, 2015—The green of St. Patrick’s Day is a symbol of the luck of the Irish, and Vanderbilt nutrition educator Stacey Kendrick says when it comes to good food, green can bring good luck to our health, too. “The Dietary Guidelines for Americans wants you to eat your green stuff,” she says. The recommendation is that...

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Farmers’ Market kicks off May 3

Apr. 27, 2012—The 2012 Vanderbilt Farmers’ Market kicks off May 3 at Medical Center Plaza. It will be open every Thursday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. all summer long. Stop by and shop for local fruits and vegetables, dairy products such as goat cheese, milk and yogurt, grass-fed beef, eggs, pasta, honey, healthy baked goods and...

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Health Plus presents Meet Your Farmer

Jun. 22, 2011—If you like your meat fresh, then the Vanderbilt Farmers’ Market is the place to go. Walnut Hills Farm is here every week with their all natural, grass fed, dry aged beef and goat meat. Stop by and try it out for yourself! Meet Your Farmer: Read the Vendor Spotlight on Walnut Hills Farm on...

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