Amazon Wants to Deliver Produce From the Farmers Market to Your Door

August 31, 2015

The food will arrive within 36 hours of harvest.

What won’t Amazon deliver? If you thought “produce from the farmers market,” you’re wrong. According to the Los Angeles Times, Amazon is currently testing delivery of farm-fresh greens, wild seafood, ripe melons, and a whole lot of other produce to customers’ doorsteps. Best off all, the food will arrive within 36 hours of harvest and there is no need schlep to the farmers market.

Called Farmers Market Direct, the program is currently being tested in Southern California and is in partnership with farmers market delivery company Fresh Nation. Tony Lee, the…