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You Should Join the MFM Board of Directors! -- by Lynne Fenley

You Should Join the MFM Board of Directors! — by Lynne Fenley

03/18/2019  |  No Comments

The Montavilla Farmers Market exists because a group of Montavilla community residents and business owners got together and made it happen. In fact, that is still how it works! The Montavilla Board of Directors and the amazing MFM Staff and volunteers work... Read More

Time to Apply! Join MFM as a Vendor!

Time to Apply! Join MFM as a Vendor!

12/31/2018  |  No Comments

Montavilla Farmers Market is soon accepting vendors for our 2019/2020 season. The Priority Application Period runs January 2nd – January 16th, 2019. Applicants applying during this time will be notified of their status by January 31st, 2019. After that... Read More

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