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Market Watch: New farmers market in Topanga Canyon
There are pocket parks, even pocket battleships, so why not pocket farmers markets? Such is the model -- small markets targeted for a particular niche -- developed by Howell Tumlin, executive director of the Southland Farmers' Market Assn., which at its peak linked many major local markets. For the last year Tumlin has been working as a consultant and developer of new markets, mostly for Kaiser Permanente hospitals.
By David Karp, Los Angeles Times
June 4, 2010