As we’ve all found out in the past few weeks, some “virtual” experiences are better than others.

Virtual hugs are a pretty poor substitute for the real thing, but virtual meetings have advantages such as not wearing pants and enjoying good snacks instead of stale donuts. A virtual farmers market may seem like an oxymoron, so the challenge for Galveston’s Own Farmers Market was to create a virtual market online that could connect customers with fresh produce, meat, baked goods and other products.

Bernice Torregrossa: bernice92@aol.com.

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Bailey Jones

Galveston's Own Farmers Market is a real treasure. I love it. I'm glad they've been able to work around the shutdown.

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