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Why they are offten called farmers' markets?



 
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Why they are offten called farmers' markets? #1 (permalink) Fri Apr 02, 2010 13:52 pm   Why they are offten called farmers' markets?
 

Business English Lesson, Advanced Level

ESL/EFL Test #186 "Agricultural Market Development", question 6

Retail markets directly serve consumers in main urban areas; although primarily retail, they may have some semi-wholesale functions, particularly if they allow producers to trade -- in which case, they are often called ......... markets.

(a) direct
(b) farmers'
(c) open-air
(d) produce

Business English Lesson, Advanced Level

ESL/EFL Test #186 "Agricultural Market Development", answer 6

Retail markets directly serve consumers in main urban areas; although primarily retail, they may have some semi-wholesale functions, particularly if they allow producers to trade -- in which case, they are often called farmers' markets.

Correct answer: (b) farmers'
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Why they are offten called farmers' markets? #2 (permalink) Fri Apr 02, 2010 15:54 pm   Why they are offten called farmers' markets?
 

It's just an expression. All everyone can say is just that's the way it is!
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Why they are offten called farmers' markets? #3 (permalink) Mon Apr 19, 2010 4:48 am   Why they are offten called farmers' markets?
 

Why they are often called farmers' markets?-- Because farmers sell their produce there.
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