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March Farmers Markets in Tokyo and Yokohama Regions

Not farmers, but a group of folks that would love the markets as much as I do. Akatsuki-no-kai from Tsugaru, Aomori makes traditional foods from their region in an effort to preserve their delicious culinary history.  Spring is in the air, and while worries of the virus are around, nature continues on her course. One of the best ways to stay healthy is to eat whole fruits, vegetables, and grains, and one of the best places to find those is at a farmers market. There is something to be said, too, for the good feeling that comes with meeting others and building community. If we aren't connected, we are not healthy. So, wash your hands thoroughly with soap and water, and head out to one of these great markets. Then, wash your hands thoroughly with soap and water when you get home, too, before preparing something wonderful with what you find. Market of the Sun Saturday, March 14 and Sunday, March 15 Market of the Sun (a.k.a. Taiyo Marche)  professes to be one of the la