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Where’s the fruit?

Where’s the fruit?

05/25/2017  |  No Comments

Does something seem off at the market? While it generally feels full with lots of food, observant customers have noticed a few holes where our berry and fruit vendors are typically found. And they’re right; with the exception of Denison... Read More

Volunteer in 2017!

Volunteer in 2017!

05/02/2017  |  2 Comments

Did you know that the majority of the people creating the market are volunteers? We're working away to put on our 11th season, and we’d love for you to join us. There are many ways to be part of the... Read More

2017 Farmers Market Volunteer Orientation

2017 Farmers Market Volunteer Orientation

04/05/2017  |  No Comments

Come volunteer with the market! Volunteer orientation is on Thursday April 27th from 6:30 - 8 PM. We have many volunteer opportunities ranging from 15-minutes on a Sunday at market to joining a committee. You can learn all about the different volunteer positions on... Read More

Vendors - Apply Now for 2017-2018!

Vendors – Apply Now for 2017-2018!

02/12/2017  |  No Comments

Montavilla Farmers Market's 2017 priority period deadline for accepting vendors has passed. But the application reopens February 15th on a rolling basis where vendors will be accepted for the 2017-2018 season as space and category become available. We strive to provide... Read More

Meet the Board: Jill Dornan

02/12/2017  |  No Comments

Squash. Berries. Kale. Those are just some of the locally-grown foods that put smiles on the faces of Jill and her family. As a longtime resident of East Portland and community volunteer, Jill is passionate about ensuring access to quality, local,... Read More

Meet the Board: Craig Milliken

02/01/2017  |  No Comments

Craig moved to Portland from Hong Kong, via London, England, in 2000. A true city boy by birth and upbringing, it wasn’t until he arrived in Portland that his interest in food, food production, and farming really came to the... Read More