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At the Market: Sunday, December 9th

At the Market: Sunday, December 9th

12/06/2012  |  No Comments

Join us this Sunday for our first Winter Stock-up market of the season! Our stock-up markets are a great chance to get fresh produce, cheeses, meats, and other goods from local producers. The market will be open from 11am... Read More

Thanksgiving Comes Early to the Montavilla Farmers Market!

Thanksgiving Comes Early to the Montavilla Farmers Market!

11/12/2012  |  2 Comments

We're thrilled to announce a special Thanksgiving edition (if you will) of our Market Chef series! This coming Sunday, Nov. 18th, come see the Country Cat's own Mike Eels  and Daniel Miller of Adalu Stew-- both former Market Demo Chefs -- join... Read More

Market Chef : Arnon Kartmazov

Market Chef : Arnon Kartmazov

10/17/2012  |  1 Comment

This Sunday, October 21st, 2012, we have an extra treat before our noon Lunch and Learn Chef Demo with Patrick Pugh: Arnon Kartmazov will teach us all about knives starting at 11:00 am. OK, so Arnon Kartmazov isn't exactly a chef.... Read More

Learn. Grow. Have Fun—How I Found Myself Selling at the Montavilla Farmers Market

Learn. Grow. Have Fun—How I Found Myself Selling at the Montavilla Farmers Market

10/12/2012  |  No Comments

  Guest post from Rick Reddaway of Reddaway Family Farm I grew up on a small farm in the West Linn area. It was more of a hobby farm for my father. We had 14 acres, with a walnut orchard, livestock, and... Read More

Delicata Squash Puree With Miso Butter

Delicata Squash Puree With Miso Butter

10/05/2012  |  1 Comment

  Every time I get a cold, I want mashed potatoes. It never fails. I think there was one time that I was sick when I was younger and my mom made me her famous mashed potatoes and ever since then,... Read More

Preserving the Harvest: One Pot Tomato Sauce

Preserving the Harvest: One Pot Tomato Sauce

09/27/2012  |  No Comments

  Last week, we shared a few tips on saving tomato seeds. This week, we'd like to share with you a few tips for saving actual tomatoes! There are many, many different ways to preserve tomatoes. You may choose to can whole... Read More