Recognition and Awards


Recognition for Davis Farmers Market

City of Davis Environmental Recognition Award
On April 19, 2016, the city of Davis presented a proclamation to the Davis Farmers Market, honoring its environmental contributions to the community.

USA Today's 10 Best Farmers Markets

On August 21, 2015, USA Today named Davis Farmers Markets No. 9 on its 10 Best Farmers Markets List.

Davis Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year for 2013
In June 2013, the Davis Chamber of Commerce named Davis Farmers Market the winner of the 2013 "Bill Streng" Award for Business of the Year.

2013 NAFDMA Hall of Fame
In February 2013, North American Farm Direct Marketing Association inducted Davis Farmers Market's Manager and Executive Director Randii MacNear into their Hall of Fame.

10 Best Places to Visit a Farmers Market
In May 2012, USA Today ranked Davis No. 2 in their list, 10 Best Places to Visit a Farmers Market.

Best Farmers Markets in the U.S.
In July 2012, US News Travel ranked Davis Farmers Market No. 5 in their list, Best Farmers Markets in the U.S.

America's Favorite Farmers Market
In 2009, American Farmland Trust and thousands of people online voted Davis Farmers Market "America's Favorite Farmers Market"

Awards for Davis Farmers Market Cookbook (Mirabelle Press, 2012):
• First place for non-fiction in the 2012 Writer's Digest Contest for Self-published Books.
• First place in the 2012 National Indie Excellence Book Awards in the regional cookbook category.
• First place in the Beverly HIlls Book Awards in the regional cookbook category