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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

Be a Vendor for the 2018-2019 Season

Be a Vendor for the 2018-2019 Season

01/11/2018  |  No Comments

Montavilla Farmers Market's 2018 priority period deadline for accepting vendors is coming up on January 17th, 2018. (But the application reopens February 14th on a rolling basis where vendors will be accepted for the 2018-2019 season as space and category... Read More

Interested in taking a leadership role with MFM? The Board of Directors is recruiting

Interested in taking a leadership role with MFM? The Board of Directors is recruiting

12/13/2017  |  No Comments

Do you want to get more involved with the behind the scenes governance and management of your neighborhood market? Do have knowledge or experience in one of the following areas: Human Resources, Planning, Finance, Development, Community Relations, or Operations? Do you want... Read More