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A Big Thank You!

A Big Thank You!

08/22/2018  |  No Comments

Fuego!was a fundraiser for our SNAP-match, food justice program, Everybody Eats.We raised money to match customers' EBT dollars at the market, and created some wonderful community connections as well!  Much gratitude to Beer Bunker, for letting us use your beautiful patio. Big thanks... Read More

Roasted, Garlicky Romano Beans

Roasted, Garlicky Romano Beans

08/01/2018  |  No Comments

Romano beans are a little meatier than regular green beans, and can be used in soooo many ways! Eat them as a side dish, or add to pasta or a grain salad. They make a wonderful addition to a soup or a... Read More

MFM Needs Your Help to Keep SNAP Match Program in 2018

MFM Needs Your Help to Keep SNAP Match Program in 2018

03/28/2018  |  No Comments

Since 2009, Montavilla Farmers Market's Everybody Eats program has provided over $50,000 in SNAP Match to our shoppers, but the Federal grant that funded this program is going away in 2018. We need your help to keep this program alive, and... Read More

A Field Trip to Fiddlehead Farm -- By Katherine Kornei

A Field Trip to Fiddlehead Farm — By Katherine Kornei

03/27/2018  |  No Comments

Fiddlehead Farm, one of Montavilla Farmers Market’s long-standing vendors, invited market board members to its farm in Corbett, Oregon on Sunday, January 7th for a winter market. After a scenic drive along Highway 84, we arrived in drizzling rain and... Read More

Apply now, we're hiring!

Apply now, we’re hiring!

03/09/2018  |  No Comments

We have some exciting opportunities to join our staff team this season. Do you love the market and want to get more involved? Now is your chance! We are hiring Info Booth Assistants and a Market Development Coordinator to start... Read More

Late Winter in the Garden -- by Lil' Starts

Late Winter in the Garden — by Lil’ Starts

02/20/2018  |  No Comments

The first share delivery of Lil' Starts Gardener's CSA is still a couple of months away, but its time to start thinking about your garden now. Lily and Luke offer these ideas for the winter garden. Getting the beds ready... Of course the... Read More