The Horticulture and Farmers Market Bureau of the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship maintains listings of over two-hundred farmers markets throughout the state of Iowa.
CLICK HERE for access to the Bureau’s data base of Iowa farmers markets.
The Farmers Market Coalition maintains a Resource Library for farmers, managers of farmers market, market researchers, and organizations which sponsor or are looking to start farmers markets. The Coalition’s database of resources “were developed by a wide spectrum of organizations, agencies and academic institutions” and it recognizes “the spirit of sharing” which allows it to make the resources available in one searchable portal.
Ames (Story County)
Ames Main Street Farmers Market
400 Block in front of Tom Evans Plaza
Saturdays (early May to late Oct) 8:00AM-12:00PM
Davenport (Scott County)
Freighthouse Farmers Market
421 West River Drive
Thursdays (outdoors May-Oct, indoors Nov-April) 3:00PM-6:00PM
Saturdays (outdoors May-Oct, indoors Nov-April) 8:00AM-1:00PM
Des Moines (Polk County)
Des Moines Farmers Market
Historic Court District, Court Avenue between First and Fifth Streets
Saturdays (May-Oct) 7:00AM-12:00PM
Mason City (Cerro Gordo County)
North Iowa Farmers Market
2006 4th Street SW/Hwy 122 (KMart parking lot)
Tuesdays & Fridays (mid May-Oct) 3:00PM-6:00PM
Winter Market at 1631 4th Street SW (Willowbrook Mall)
Fridays (Nov-early May) 3:00PM-6:00PM