The Ferry Plaza Farmer's Market is located at Ferry Building Marketplace in San Francisco, California's Embarcadero. The farmers market is open 10am to 2pm on Tuesday and Thursday, and Saturday 8am to 2pm. This farmers market is operated as a nonprofit organization by the Urban Education and Sustainable Agriculture organization. They offer fresh farm products, artisan items, and prepared foods. All of the products come from farms in California that are organic. Typically in a week the farmers market can see 25,000 shoppers.
On Saturdays they are known for providing some of the best chefs of San Francisco for meals and other prepared items. The market has fruit, herbs, vegetables, flowers, eggs, and meats. Ranchers bring their items in three times a week with their certified organic signs and information. It is possible to purchase jams, cheeses, breads, wines, and wood fired pizzas at the market. Fact sheets are offered with the food items to provide nutritional data, as well as offer teacher resources. Farm tours, cooking classes, and discussions can all be arranged through the Ferry Farmers Market for anyone interested in learning. This farmers market is considered the best in the country with top farmers showing up each week.