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Category: Farmers Markets

Time to Reboot Farmers Markets

Time to Reboot Farmers Markets

Is it time to reboot farmers markets? Absolutely! Remember watching FOOD, INC, and reading Michael Pollen’s book, The Omnivore’s Dilemma.  There became an outpouring of shocking concern for the large industrial foods we were eating.  This surge in awareness of where your food was coming […]

Your Guide to Winter Farmers Markets

Your Guide to Winter Farmers Markets

Regular farmers market customers love the winter farmers markets to continue nutritious and healthy eating year-round. According to the Agriculture Marketing Service, the number of winter farmers markets nationally have more than doubled in the last ten years. What does that look like for the […]

How to Honor the Face and Taste of Local Food

How to Honor the Face and Taste of Local Food

Pat Simon, Custom Cafe Foods, served her Chipotle Bacon Dip on roasted purple potatoes to start the farm-to-table dinner.   Two Chefs, Robby and Victoria Hooker, love farmers markets. They moved to Dallas in 2009 as chef instructors at the Art Institute of Dallas Culinary […]

To Market, To Market to Buy the Real Deal!

To Market, To Market to Buy the Real Deal!

Yep, we go to the farmers market because you can meet your farmers face to face and buy straight from the hands that produced your food. There a ‘feel good’ about really knowing where your food comes from. That ‘feel good’ is so motivating to […]