Farmers Market

Farmers market payment program is shutting down

Farmers who supply the city’s fruit-and-veggie markets are poised to lose some serious green.<p>Novo Dia Group, which owns the Mobile Market Plus app …

Farmers' Markets

Must Read Solon Stories From The Past Week

The city's first pop-up in the park, a new Board of Education member, crime news and more.<p>SOLON, OH — During Northeast Ohio's summer months, with …

School Administration

Here are 5 recipes for homemade barbecue sauces that will outdo the store-bought kind

We’ve reached peak cookout season, which means several of you are probably in the midst of figuring out what to bring to the next one. Here’s the answer: barbecue sauce.<p>Before you ask, let us answer the next question: Yes, there will probably already be store-bought sauce there. But that doesn’t …

Lifestyle

The Best First Date Spots in Los Angeles

In the City of Angels, it's only a matter of time (and place) before you get shot by Cupid's bow.<p>July 21, 2018<p>I may go to school in the frigid city …

Los Angeles

My Life as a Goddess: A Memoir through (Un)Popular Culture

Tuesday<p>07<p>Gretchen McNeil, Tiffany Jackson<p>Author Event, Author Signing, Author Discussion (Teens) <br>Tuesday August 07, 2018 7:00 PM Gretchen McNeil and …

Farmers' Markets

Pick Blueberries For The Annual Lauren Dunne Astley Memorial Fund

Lauren Dunne Astley was killed by a former boyfriend at the age of 18. The nonprofit was set up in her memory.<p>WAYLAND, MA—When the weather is on his …

Farmers' Markets

How to Spend a Big Fat Weekend in Prince Edward Island

Briny oysters, sour beers, and fried scallops are just three reasons to visit this picturesque island in Canada.<p>Let’s get this out of the way: Yes, Prince Edward Island (PEI) is where the 1908 novel <i>Anne of Green Gables</i> took place. And no, I’ve never read it (I’m sorry!!). But it’s 2018 now, and the …

Prince Edward Island

Amazon Prime Has Added A New Benefit: Free 2-Hour Delivery From Whole Foods

BuzzFeed News<p>Amazon and Whole Foods announced Thursday that Amazon Prime customers will be able to get free two-hour delivery of groceries and …

Virginia Beach

Free things to do this weekend in Minneapolis St. Paul: Aquatennial, ArtCar Parade, more

<b>FRIDAY:</b><p><b>Minneapolis Aquatennial 2018</b><br>Friday’s events include free yoga in the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden at 5:30 p.m., Downtown Thunderdome bike …

Minneapolis-Saint Paul

Stuck in a lunch rut? Head to a D.C. farmers market for barbecue, crab cakes or Mexican street food.

While “farmers market” conjures images of stands full of fresh veggies, crusty bread and pasture-raised eggs, most of D.C.’s lunchtime farmers markets function like open-air food courts. You can certainly find producers selling the ingredients for a great home-cooked meal, but you can also grab a …

Ronald Reagan

Tailgate Market Report: Get gourmet ingredients from local farmers

Turn your at-home dinner into a gourmet feast without going to a restaurant by shopping at area farmers tailgate markets. Local farmers have unique …

Farmers' Markets

NJ Berry Pie Baking Competition At Bridgewater's Farmers Market

Contestants could win $25 and a gift basket of free items from participating market vendors.​<p>BRIDGEWATER, NJ — The New Jersey Berry Pie Baking …

New Jersey

The Farmers’ Market SNAP Crisis Gets ‘Emergency Support,’ But No Clear Solution

A nonprofit group will use its own funds to temporarily extend a payment platform that allows SNAP recipients to buy food at thousands of farmers’ …

Farming

New alliances, products expand options at local farmers markets

A bounty of fresh, locally grown produce available at D.C.’s best farmers markets. (Photos by Molly Scalise, courtesy Fresh Farm)There’s no better …

LGBTQI

North Fulton weekend weather & events: Storms could be on the way

It should be dry for your Friday drive home, but storms could be on the way. Channel 2 Action News meteorologists are projecting scattered storms …

Weather

Governor Gets A Look At Local Brewery As Part Of Ag Tour

28 minutes ago<p>Nebraska governor Pete Ricketts set out on agriculture tour on Thursday, but this one didn't take him to any farms. During the …

Beer

Farmers Markets - Bushel of Fun

Bushel of Fun<p>It takes a lot of energy for a bountiful market.<p>For as long as she could remember, summer Saturdays included a trip to the farmers …

Energy

Large crowd at new Gurnee farmers market sows hope for business east of Route 41

Chalk up a win for for eastern Gurnee.<p>The Gurnee business corridor on Grand Avenue east of Route 41 has been challenged by lane closures and traffic back-ups for more than three years due to state projects, but last Sunday, traffic of a different sort crowded the area.<p>More than 500 people attended …

Artisans

Following recent revival, Lafayette farmers market struggles to plant roots

Lafayette's latest farmers market reset, relocated this summer deeper into the city's funky Old Town quarter just a year after its revival, may again …

Farmers' Markets

Salads, soup, calabacitas and more great ideas for corn, now in season

<b>What's in season:</b> A summer staple, mounds of corn are piling up at market stands, with a season that typically runs from the hot summer months through early fall. Fans of white and yellow varieties are welcome to debate which is sweeter and more flavorful, though there really isn't much of a …

Lifestyle

Nonprofit keeps food-stamp recipients from losing farmers market benefits — at least for now

The news last week that an Austin electronic-payments company would shut down had national implications: Thousands of farmers markets across the country would soon lose their ability to process cashless transactions for low-income shoppers who use federal food-assistance benefits.<p>A week later, …

Lifestyle

News Roundtable | Plastic Straws | Farmers Markets

• We hear opinions and analysis on this week’s news from Jim Moore, Scott Bruun and Nkenge Harmon Johnson.<br>• On the first of this month, a Seattle ban on …

Farmers' Markets

Refugees Find Hope In Nashville Gardens

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - When refugees from Nepal are forced to relocate to the United States they often leave behind family members and the culture they …

Nonprofits

Vegan food from Nepal in Lexington? This cook is hosting pop ups, teaching classes.

Methodically, Babita Shrestha filled dumplings with a bright yellow blend of squash, tofu and onions. She folds cumin, coriander and cardamom into …

Vegan

Colorado Music Festival and other Boulder-area events for Friday, July 20, 2018

Love is in the air at the Colorado Music FestivalArabian Nights come to life as Maestro Jean-Marie Zeitouni — who serves as principal guest conductor …

Music Festivals

How to Stay Healthy in Jamaica Plain

Photo courtesy of Arnold Arboretum of Harvard UniversityHealthy takes a whole new meaning in Jamaica Plain, where bike riding is the main method of …

Boston

Upcoming Events On The Western Springs Calendar

See what's happening in Western Springs - check out the Patch Calendar<p>FEATURED EVENT:<p>Saturday, July 21 at 10:00 am<p>(Nearby)<p>We're soaking up all of the …

Artisans

Vietnamese Food Truck Saigon Le Vendeur Starts Slinging Banh Mi in Downtown Austin

<b>Saigon Le Vendeur</b>, the newly minted Eater 38 food truck, <b>opened</b> its <b>second location</b> in downtown Austin. The Vietnamese truck will be found in the corner lot at <b>Congress Avenue and 3rd Street</b>, taking over <b>Snap Kitchen</b>’s space, which is now <b>closed</b>, as noted by an eagle-eyed tipster.<p>Chef and owner Tebi …

Sustainability

The SNAP Crisis at Farmers Markets Across the Country

SNAP benefits may not be accepted at many farmers markets this summer. If so, both farmers and low-income people will lose.<p>It’s a sunny Friday …

Liberal View

Meet the Mind Behind the Bread at Forthcoming Ochre Bakery

<b>Max Leonard</b>’s days — and nights — revolve almost completely around bread-making.<p>From personally milling the Michigan-grown heritage wheat, rye or spelt grains, firing off numbers from his flour-dusted calculator to determine just how long he’ll need to let the dough leaven based on the temperature …

Bread